Dating an ex priest
According to the court records, one boy said Mc Cormack abused him on the way back from basketball practice, another in the basement of the rectory and still another during the fourth inning of a White Sox game.For those confined at the Rushville facility, few win their freedom again.Agatha Parish on Chicago's West Side, where the young priest coached basketball, taught algebra and delivered eloquent sermons.The allegations ranged from inappropriate kissing and touching to sexual assault, and dated back as far as the early 1990s.
Mc Cormack's attorneys noted in closing arguments Friday that there were no allegations that the ex-priest abused anyone while he was out on bond before pleading guilty to sexual abuse charges.
Illinois prosecutors want him declared a sexually violent person, which would keep him indefinitely committed to the state facility. Osorio/Chicago Tribune) A Cook County judge on Friday found a disgraced former priest who was convicted a decade ago of molesting five young boys to be a sexually violent person, a decision that could keep him housed indefinitely in a state facility for sex offenders.