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William Levada

  • Blogs

    June 16, 2011

    Peninsula Priest Held in 'Private' S.F. Location As Abuse Investigation Moves Forward

    ‚ÄčA Menlo Park priest placed on leave following improper conduct with a 17-year-old parishioner has been relocated to a "private" location in San Francisco while an internal investigation of the incident moves forward, according to the Archdiocese of San Francisco.Father William Meyers, pastor of S ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 25, 2010

    Ex-S.F. Arhcbishop Given 10-1 Odds Becoming Next Pope

    What are the odds?‚ÄčThe Irish bookie site Paddypower is laying down 3-to-1 odds Pope Benedict XVI  will be ousted over accusations that he was behind misdeeds such as helping shield a priest who purportedly raped hundreds of deaf boys. But when God shuts a door, he opens a window -- and if a P ... More >>

  • News

    October 4, 2006

    Troubled Order

    Faced with lingering sex abuse complaints, the Salesians of St. John Bosco take their lumps in court

  • News

    January 18, 2006

    Subpoenaed -- Again

    But he couldn't dodge a determined process server

  • News

    January 4, 2006

    Levada's Secret

    As he prepares to be deposed in San Francisco next week, former S.F. Archbishop William Levada may have to come clean about a priestly child molester he protected in Portland.

  • News

    January 4, 2006

    House of the Accused

    When priests within the Salesian order based in San Francisco were accused of sex abuse, the leaders chose to keep quiet.

  • News

    September 7, 2005

    Letters to the Editor

    Week of Wednesday, September 7, 2005

  • News

    July 13, 2005

    Blind Eye Unto the Holy See

    Pope Benedict XVI named him Roman Catholicism's top doctrinal watchdog -- even though, as San Francisco archbishop, William J. Levada resolutely looked away from sex-abuse complaints against a renowned priest and legal scholar

  • News

    February 23, 2005

    Legal Pirouette

    Marin County DA Ed Berberian switches his office's position, agreeing to Catholic Church demands to withhold sex-abuse documents from the press

  • News

    February 9, 2005

    Letters to the Editor

    Week of Wednesday, February 9, 2005

  • News

    January 19, 2005

    Zipped Up

    S.F. Archbishop William Levada doesn't want the public to know about decades of alleged sexual misconduct by his clerics. But why are district attorneys in San Mateo, Marin, and San Francisco helping him keep secrets?

  • News

    April 21, 2004

    Looking Ahead

    Aides insist that Mayor Gavin Newsom is focused on City Hall; his sudden celebrity has spawned speculation about higher office. Much higher.

  • News

    January 14, 2004

    Settling Things Quietly

    In newly unsealed court documents, S.F.'s archbishop makes an eyebrow-raising comment in the case of a pedo-priest

  • News

    August 27, 2003

    Archbishop's Thorn

    A priest removed from his church following allegations of sexual abuse appeals to the Vatican

  • News

    July 30, 2003

    Holy War on the Peninsula

    S.F. Archbishop Levada wants an embattled priest to leave his post at a Belmont parish. The cleric refuses to go.

  • News

    June 25, 2003

    Nailed?

    Lawyers for hundreds of sex-abuse victims have California's Catholic dioceses in a dire financial bind. Can church leaders finagle an escape, or are they ...

  • News

    June 4, 2003

    'Scuse Us, Folks

    Sex-abuse victims may be no-shows at Archbishop Levada's upcoming public apology to them.

  • News

    May 21, 2003

    See No Evil

    S.F. Archbishop William Levada styles himself as a leading advocate for openness among Catholic leaders on the clergy sex-abuse issue. So why doesn't he practice what he preaches?

  • News

    April 2, 2003

    Letters to the Editor

    Week of April 2, 2003

  • News

    March 19, 2003

    Bishop Bad Boy

    Santa Rosa's charismatic Catholic bishop got busted shaking down a priest for sex. But he had friends in high places -- and they served him well.

  • News

    April 28, 1999
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    April 14, 1999
  • Calendar

    April 7, 1999
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