Yesterday I filed suit against perjuring priest Bob Malm in the Wareham Massachusetts District Court. Claims include defamation, abuse of process, intentional infliction of emotional distress, and perjury (the latter is not a separately actionable claim, but may be part of a claim of abuse of process). Below is the complete filing:
ALEXANDRIA, Va., April 5, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ — Eric Bonetti, the first person married to a same-sex partner at Grace Episcopal Church in Alexandria VA, is suing his former priest in the Federal District court for the Eastern District of Virginia, case number 1:21-cv-00190. The pleadings allege that the Rev. Robert Hiller Malm, while acting as rector of the… Read More »
A press release has been sent nationwide regarding my suit against Grace Episcopal Alexandria, perjuring priest Bob Malm, and the Episcopal Diocese of Virginia. The release can be found here and has gone to both traditional and new media nationwide, as well as reporters covering the legal beat. A second release is going out later today or tomorrow.