was an LDS church member; pleaded guilty to child sexual abuse

Case Summary

03/24/89 Colorado

LDS Richard W. Nelson was “convicted of felony sexual child abuse.” on April 7, 1987 but
not placed on the BSA confidential files until April 19, 1988.

Sources
  1. Richard W. Nelson - Perversion Files - LA Times
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Mormon Sexual Abuse Map

International map of locations where active members of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints perpetrated or allegedly perpetrated sexual abuse or other sex crimes, or where LDS leaders failed or allegedly failed to help abuse survivors.