St. Paul, Minn. — St. Paul attorney Jeffrey Anderson has undertaken a 30-year legal campaign against sexual abuse in the Catholic Church, and the church leaders he has accused of covering up the scandal. Here’s a look at some key moments in his life.
1947: Jeffrey Anderson born in Minneapolis, son of a Dayton’s furniture salesman and homemaker.
1965: Graduates from Edina High School and goes to Simpson College in Iowa.
1966: Marries for the first time, converts to Catholicism. Drops out of college. First of six children born a year later.
A brief timeline of Jeffrey Anderson’s life and career
by Tim Nelson, Minnesota Public Radio
April 16, 2010