U of St. Thomas priest on leave, lawsuit expected
ST. PAUL (AP) — The Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis says a popular professor at the University of St. Thomas has taken a voluntary leave of absence.
The archdiocese and the university wouldn't provide the reason for Rev. Michael Keating's leave or whether it has anything to do with a lawsuit that's expected to be filed alleging Keating had sexual contact with a minor girl when he was in the seminary.
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