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Chris Miller
March 26, 2020 - 10:48 am
A robot that blasts germs with deadly levels of ultraviolet radiation is on its way to East Jefferson General Hospital, courtesy of Jesuit High School
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Don Ames
August 17, 2019 - 12:01 pm
Jesuit High School officials say several of the school's football players and coaches had their vehicles broken into this week during team practice. Nine students and two coaches reported having their car windows smashed Thursday night. The team parked their cars at the Mid-City school, then took a...
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Chris Miller
February 22, 2019 - 12:56 pm
New Orleans Saints and Pelicans owner Gayle Benson is donating $5 million to Jesuit High School. Jesuit will rename its basketball facilities after Gayle and Tom Benson. The New Orleans Advocate reports it is the largest gift in the school's history. Dennis Lauscha, president of the Saints,...
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Dave Cohen, WWL First News early edition
December 07, 2018 - 9:54 am
The Jesuits U.S. Central and Southern Province announced today that there are credible accusations that 42 members of the Society of Jesus molested children. A news release says, "No Jesuit with a credible accusation currently serves in public ministry." It notes, however, that four men are still...
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Church sex-abuse boards often undermine victims, help clergy instead
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Chris Miller
October 16, 2018 - 12:45 pm
New Orleans Catholic Archbishop Gregory Aymond says the Archdiocese of New Orleans will make public the names of priests who have been credibly accused of sexual abuse, and said it will be "sooner rather than later," reports The New Orleans Advocate . Aymond said files going back at least 50 years...
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Dave Cohen, WWL First News early edition
September 21, 2018 - 6:50 am
After reports of past sexual abuse on the campus of Jesuit High School in New Orleans, the president of the school is speaking out. Father Christopher Fronk has been holding meetings and sending out letters. "Sexual abuse is disgusting, and we reiterate our apology for the hurt and sadness...
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Mark Menard
October 27, 2017 - 8:11 am
We're turning the corner for the final stretch, and that means big rivalry games the next couple of weeks will highlight the schedule. This week, it's a recently-minted rivalry that takes center stage when Metairie's "Shrine on Airline" hosts a Catholic League battle between two of the state's top...
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