Press Release 06/08/06
Revelations in Father Richard Mickey case cause for concern
Review Board declared his actions acceptable
Bishop declared Mickey teacher of Catholic morality in diocese
Outrageous behavior reckless reinstatement very troubling to Survivors
Youth at risk 474 days and counting
Is this acceptable to the citizens of Memphis/Jackson?
Is this acceptable to the Catholics people of the diocese of Memphis?
What: Sidewalk Press conferences: For the convenience of the press, one press conference will be held in Memphis and one press conference will be held in Jackson. See information below.
Who: Survivors of clergy sexual abuse and members of SNAP (Survivors Network of those Abuse by Priests)
a.m., Thursday, June 8, 2006 in Memphis (see place below)
1:30 p.m., Thursday, June 8, 2006, in Jackson. (see place below)
Where: The Catholic Center, 5825 Shelby Oaks Drive, Memphis, TN 38134-7316 Click here for map
St. Marys Catholic Church, 1665 US 45 Bypass, Jackson, TN, 38301 Click here for map
Why: SNAP leaders will hold sidewalk press conferences and reveal information concerning Father Richard Mickeys sex abuse case now in civil court. Information is in the public domain. Information relates to civil case in progress.
All corroborating documents are available at the Circuit Court Clerk Office: See following information.
Circuit Court Clerk's Office
140 Adams Avenue
Memphis, Tennessee 38103
Hours: M-F 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. For a map, click here.
Information is also available at www.rememberthesurvivors.com and will be updated by 6:00 a.m. CDT, 06/08/06.
For information about the press conference (phone preferred for quick response)
Contact: Ann Brentwood, Southeastern Coordinator of SNAP 865-607-6119 email [email protected]
Mike Coode, SNAP Chapter Coordinator, 615-364-2334 email: [email protected]
Other national SNAP contacts:
David Clohessy of St. Louis SNAP National Director 314 566
9790 cell, 314 645 5915
Barbara Dorris of St. Louis, SNAP Outreach Director 314 862 7688