On July 15, 2015, a motion for a protective order/to file a pleading under seal was filed in the bankruptcy case of The Archdiocese of Saint Paul and Minneapolis and its affiliates.
The filing was assigned docket number 293 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
JOINT MOTION OF THE ARCHDIOCESE OF SAINT PAUL AND MINNEAPOLIS AND THE OFFICIAL COMMITTEE OF UNSECURED CREDITORS FOR AN ORDER DESIGNATING ADDITIONAL PARTIES AS PERMITTED PARTIES AUTHORIZED TO REVIEW SEXUAL ABUSE PROOF OF CLAIM FORMS. NOTICE OF HEARING. filed by Official Committee of Unsecured Creditors , The Archdiocese of Saint Paul and Minneapolis . Memorandum of law, Proof of service, Proposed order. Hearing scheduled 7/30/2015 at 10:00 AM at Courtroom 8 West, 8th Floor, 300 S 4th St, Minneapolis, Judge Robert J. Kressel. (Barbie MNBS) (Entered: 07/15/2015)
The Archdiocese of Saint Paul and Minneapolis filed for bankruptcy protection, or had an involuntary bankruptcy petition filed against it, on January 16, 2015. The bankruptcy case is pending before the United States Bankruptcy Court for the District of Minnesota. The case number for the lead bankruptcy case is 15-30125. The bankruptcy case is currently assigned to United States Bankruptcy Judge Robert Kressel. The law firm of Briggs & Morgan, P.A. is acting as lead bankruptcy counsel to The Archdiocese of Saint Paul and Minneapolis in the bankruptcy case.