M.D. v. Holthus

Richard D. O'Dea

Case Conclusion Date:November 6, 2009

Practice Area:Personal Injury

Outcome:$680,000.00 Judgment in Favor of Plaintiff

Description:The Court found that Holthus repeatedly sexually abused M.D. from ages 13 to 18, while he acted as M.D.’s pastor and spiritual advisor at a Lutheran church in Lake Crystal, Minnesota. M.D. was subsequently diagnosed with Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (“PTSD”) following the longstanding occurrences of abuse.