Over the last year, Catholic Dioceses from across the United States have released lists of known clergy sexual abusers. There’s no greater breach of trust than when someone in a position of power and authority sexually abuses someone. These acts have devastating effects on victims. Forester Haynie is an advocate for victims of clergy abuse as well as for anyone abused by a person in a position of power. Already, more than 3,000 civil lawsuits have been filed on behalf of victims of clergy abuse. Here are the names of known abusers in the state of Virginia:

Last  First  Status  Diocese 
Ahern  Richard J.  Accused  Richmond, VA 
Blankenship  John P.  Convicted  Richmond, VA 
Brooks  Robert C.  Arrested  Arlington, VA 
Buckner  Christopher  Accused  Arlington, VA 
Cain  Gervase  Charged  Arlington, VA 
Duesterhaus  Michael R.  Accused  Arlington, VA 
Escalante  Ronald S.   Accused  Arlington, VA 
 George  George P.  Convicted  Richmond, VA 
Goodman, Jr.  Julian B.  Accused  Richmond, VA 
Hesch  John  Accused  Richmond, VA 
Kelly, Jr.  Eugene Walter  Convicted  Richmond, VA 
Krafcik  Andrew W.  Convicted  Richmond, VA 
Kuhn  Michael  Accused  Arlington, VA 
Leonard  John E.  Sued  Richmond, VA 
Murphy  Dennis P.  Accused  Richmond, VA 
Nhi  Tran Dinh  Accused  Arlington, VA 
Pham  Joseph Thang Xuan  Accused  Richmond, VA 
Reinecke  William T.  Accused  Arlington, VA 
Rhoads  Eileen M.  Convicted  Richmond, VA 
Rodriguez  Paul  Convicted  Richmond, VA 
Roszel  Stephen A.  Settled  Arlington, VA 
Rule  Steven “Randy”  Accused  Richmond, VA 
Rutledge  Robert M.  Sued  Arlington, VA 
Ryan  Paul David  Accused  Richmond, VA 
Shrader  Dwight E.  Accused  Richmond, VA 
Specht  Terry W.  Accused  Arlington, VA 
Summers  Thomas M.  Sued  Richmond, VA 
Teslovic  Eugene J.  Accused  Richmond, VA 

Forester Haynie is an advocate for victims of clergy abuse as well as for anyone abused by a person in a position of power.  If you have suffered sexual abuse by a member of the clergy or a person of authority please fill out the form or call us at (888) 869-8100. Our firm offers free consultations to help you access compensation and help with your recovery.  We stand ready to assist you, and we stand ready to hold these institutions to accountable

In the U.S. legal system, all accused persons are presumed innocent until proven guilty. This chart is based generally on allegations reported publicly in the media or publicly filed in the courts. Forester Haynie does not confirm the accuracy of any actual allegation, and this chart is not a representation of the legal case history of an individual. Reasonable efforts have been made to ensure accuracy.

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