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Alaska dioceses would consider filing for bankruptcy over abuse settlements

...had a case that came that was a large claim, we would probably have to (file for bankruptcy)," said Sister Charlotte Davenport, chief of staff for the Archdiocese of Anchorage. "We have few, if any, resources. We would have to seriously...
Anchorage fails to meet abuse mandate

...Anchorage church leaders are working toward compliance and consider Tuesday's report as a guide, said Sister Charlotte Davenport, chancellor of the archdiocese. Davenport is leading an effort to improve the church's response to reports...
Archdiocese sued over alleged sex solicitation project in Anchorage. A formal complaint was mailed from the law offices of May's lawyer on May 9. Sister Charlotte Davenport said the Anchorage Archdiocese received the complaint by certified mail Wednesday. A review board that met twice...
Mat-Su parishes share a priest

...before one stops in. "We don't have enough priests to have pastors for all of the missions," said Sister Charlotte Davenport, chancellor with the archdiocese. The church recruits priests to visit Alaska to hold services for Christmas...
Woman files sex abuse suit

...representing Jane Doe, said, "The plaintiff adamantly denies ever being contacted (by the archdiocese)." Sister Charlotte Davenport, chancellor of the archdiocese, declined to comment on the lawsuit Wednesday. The complaint states Schwietz's...
Sex abuse suit adds 2 plaintiffs

...according to the Anchorage Daily News. The Anchorage Archdiocese has not seen a copy of the revised suit, said Sister Charlotte Davenport. "Once it's filed, you have to defend, you don't have any choice," she said. Murphy is no longer allowed...
Alaska Digest

...Roger Schwietz at Sunday Mass about Wells, who died in 1992. The woman came forward to the archdiocese's sexual misconduct committee in 1992 or 1993 after Wells died, said Sister Charlotte Davenport, chancellor of the archdiocese.
Audit: Anchorage Archdiocese falls short

...archdiocese has since worked out a reporting procedure with Anchorage police and Alaska State Troopers, said Sister Charlotte Davenport, chancellor of the archdiocese. The bishops' charter requires every diocese to provide training to children...


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