Murphy admitted molesting at least The event is his way of rolling out the project and sharing its goals with like-minded guests, people from various professions and walks of life who in one way or another believe in preventing child abuse in all forms. In the process, he has gained a reputation among critics as a zealot. Milwaukee church officials wrote to the Vatican three times before they heard back from Ratzinger's secretary, who ultimately replied that they were to proceed according to a protocol outlining the process to follow after a report of sexual abuse of a minor, homosexuality, bestiality, or in cases of solicitation in the confessional. Because complex civil cases can drag on for years, Wisconsin law allows lawyers to take depositions from witnesses who are 75 or older. In , a Wisconsin court said a suit against the Milwaukee archdiocese could move forward and ordered the church to reply to Anderson's requests for records pertaining to the case. Unless and until we invest in better education of those who work these cases, many children will continue to fall through the cracks. When two key witnesses in his five cases involving Murphy, including former Archbishop Weakland, reached that age last summer, Anderson was ready with a subpoena. Differing narratives in Minneapolis police shooting of Thurman Blevins Jr. A month later, Murphy, who had shown no remorse even when he admitted to some of the molestations, wrote to Ratzinger.