On 8/19/2016, Hon said Pope Francis to remove Apuron.
His accuser said he was a student at Cathedral Grade School at the time and Flores was an Agaña Cathedral priest. Stepped aside but didn’t resign 2009 after internal watchdog report that he had mishandled two abusive priests. Laicization announced June 2014, four days after DR bishop tweeted about seeing Wesołowski strolling in Rome. Resigned 1997, age 69, after accused of attempting to fondle then drown boy at Vermont orphanage in 1950. Alleged to have engaged in sexual misconduct with seminarians and priests in 1980s while Metuchen NJ bishop and Newark NJ archbishop. Accused 2002 of sexually abusing 14-year-old boy in 1979. Bishop Lawrence Harold Welsh News in 2002 of police investigation 1986 alleging he had choked male prostitute during sex.
The home is owned by the vice president of the Bank of Guam’s San Francisco branch. Accused 2014 of repeated rape of Beekvliet minor seminary student 1957-1959.
Cardinal Raymond Burke was sent by the Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith to preside over the canonical trial, which commenced in 2/2017; Apuron was not required to attend. Accused in 2013 of early 1990s sexual abuse of a young seminarian. A church Complaints Committee announced August 2015 that evidence was not sufficient, although it did not "exclude" that the victim had been sexually abused. Accused in 2013 of early 1990s sexual abuse of a young seminarian. * Accused 2009 of 1983 sexual abuse of 14-year-old girl in Nigeria. Resigned as San Pedro bishop in 2005, age 55, per canon 401.2.
Not prosecuted due to expired statute of limitations. Banned during investigation from ordaining new deacons and priests or taking new seminarians. Knight Accused 2000 of sexual misconduct with person over age 16. Church deemed allegation "substantive enough to warrant a full examination." Removed from ministry during Church investigation. Hon also said he had removed from the archdiocesan website all of Apuron's threats against accusers.
Pagotto had also been accused of sexual misconduct with an 18-year-old male. By August 2016, at least five men had accused Apuron of abusing them as boys.
Removal announced early 1998, after more victims surfaced. Sent by Vatican to monastery in France for "spiritual and psychological treatment." Admitted on television in April 2011 to abuse of two nephews, one beginning at age 5, over 13-year period in 1970s and '80s. Investigated late 1990s-early 2000s by police probing sexual abuse in Cornwall. Dismissed Deacon Steven Martinez from review board 10/24/2014 after Martinez accused him of ignoring church sex abuse policy, by harboring Rev. Vatican reportedly was notified in August 2015 of Apuron's alleged rape of another boy, at Our Lady of Mount Carmel church in Agat in 1977.