No criminal sex abuse charges for former Wyoming bishop, but successor praises ‘courageous’ victims
June 15, 2020
CWN Editor's Note: The Diocese of Cheyenne announced in 2018 that Bishop Joseph Hart was guilty of the sexual abuse of minors. Bishop Hart, now 88, was a priest of the Diocese of Kansas City-St. Joseph (1956-1976), auxiliary bishop of Cheyenne (1976-78), and bishop of Cheyenne (1978-2001). He resigned five years before the typical retirement age of 75 and has denied committing sexual abuse.The above note supplements, highlights, or corrects details in the original source (link above). About CWN news coverage.
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