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Archbishop Nienstedt's testimony in clergy abuse case to be released

Issues MPR News Staff · ·
Archbishop John Nienstedt, leader of the Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis, made his way through downtown St. Paul for a deposition April 2. The testimony is part of a lawsuit brought by a man who says he was sexually abused by the Rev. Thomas Adamson in the mid-1970s. Attorneys for the man who brought the case say they will release the contents of Nienstedt's deposition Tuesday.