Damian Galligan

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9:07 am
Tue November 19, 2013

$2.4 Million Jury Award in Priest Abuse Case

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WILMINGTON, Del. (AP) - A federal jury in Delaware has awarded $2.4 million to a New Jersey man who claimed he was abused as a boy more than 30 years ago by a cleric who worked in the Archdiocese of New York.

Forty-four-year-old Brian Elliott said he was repeatedly molested by Brother Damian Galligan in several states, including while passing through Delaware during a trip to Virginia in 1981.

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