Columbus Catholic Diocese New Albany Priest Under Investigation Takes His Own Life By Associated Press • Dec 22, 2017 Chicago Tribune The Columbus Catholic Diocese says a parish priest under investigation for "questionable" communications with a minor and possible misuse of church funds took his own life Wednesday in Chicago. Former Bishop Watterson Teacher Sentenced In Child Porn Case By Jim Letizia • Nov 19, 2016 bishopwatterson.com A former Bishop Watterson High School music teacher was sentenced Friday to 25 years in rpson after pleading guilty earlier to producing child pornography involving a student. Columbus Priest Sex Abuse Case Settled With Boston Archdicese By Associated Press & Jim Letizia • Mar 29, 2016 WCBE Files Seven people who were sexually abused by Roman Catholic priests have reached a total of 16 settlements involving financial compensation and counseling with the Boston Archdiocese. Former Bishop Watterson Teacher Pleads Guilty In Child Porn Case By Jim Letizia • Mar 5, 2016 bishopwatterson.com A former Bishop Watterson High School music teacher has formally pleaded guilty to producing child pornography involving a student. Plea Deal Reached In Porn Case Against Former Bishop Watterson Teacher By Jim Letizia • Dec 17, 2015 bishopwatterson.com A plea agreement has been reached in the child pornography case against a former Bishop Watterson High School teacher. Diocese Officials Investigating Retired Priest For Alleged Sexual Abuse By Jim Letizia • Oct 8, 2013 The Columbus Catholic Diocese is investigating sexual abuse claims against a retired priest. Local Priest Allegedly Abused Boy By Jim Letizia • Jul 18, 2013 A Columbus priest is accused of sexually abusing a child.