Todd Merryfield, left, and his brother Troy Merryfield listen to testimony in Appleton in May 2012. The Catholic Diocese of Green Bay will pay $700,000 to settle a civil lawsuit brought by the brothers stemming from a sex abuse case involving a former priest in the diocese.
Two brothers sexually assaulted by a priest in Outagamie County in the 1970s plan to speak out Friday after receiving a $700,000 settlement with the Catholic Diocese of Green Bay.
Todd Merryfield and Troy Merryfield have called a news conference at 1:30 p.m. Friday outside the diocese headquarters in Allouez.
The diocese earlier this week agreed to pay the Merryfields a $700,000 settlement in a civil lawsuit that the brothers filed in 2008. ...