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August 17, 1990 | LEE MAY, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Vicki Long, the Roman Catholic lay minister whose affair with former Archbishop Eugene Marino led to his downfall, said Thursday that she married the prelate in December, 1988, and that "I love him and . . . stand by him." Long, 27, said that church officials knew of her relationship with Marino since the two exchanged rings in a ceremony performed by Marino. "I have considered myself to be married to him since that time," she said, reading from a brief statement at a news conference.
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May 4, 1991 | From Times Wire Services
The man picked by Pope John Paul II to succeed Archbishop Eugene A. Marino as archbishop of Atlanta is a convert to Catholicism who worked with Martin Luther King Jr. in the civil rights movement in the 1960s. The appointment makes Bishop James P. Lyke, 52, the nation's highest-ranking black Catholic. He has been administrator of the archdiocese since Marino resigned in July, 1990.
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August 11, 1990 | From Times Staff and Wire Reports
Former Atlanta Archbishop Eugene Marino, who resigned because of an "intimate" relationship with a woman, has been admitted to a hospital psychiatric unit, an archdiocese spokesman said. Marino, formerly the nation's highest-ranking black Roman Catholic, was hospitalized late Thursday. He has been in seclusion since church officials confirmed last week that an "intimate" relationship with Vicki Long, a 27-year-old former lay minister, led to his June resignation.
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December 23, 1990 | Associated Press
The woman whose affair with Atlanta's Roman Catholic archbishop had prompted his resignation remained hospitalized Saturday, one day after she took a drug overdose, police said. Vicki R. Long was admitted to the mental health unit at Doctors Hospital on Friday evening after swallowing a large number of prescription pills at her mother's home, police said. Archbishop Eugene Marino resigned last summer. Church officials confirmed his two-year relationship with Long.
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December 23, 1990 | Associated Press
The woman whose affair with Atlanta's Roman Catholic archbishop had prompted his resignation remained hospitalized Saturday, one day after she took a drug overdose, police said. Vicki R. Long was admitted to the mental health unit at Doctors Hospital on Friday evening after swallowing a large number of prescription pills at her mother's home, police said. Archbishop Eugene Marino resigned last summer. Church officials confirmed his two-year relationship with Long.
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August 9, 1990 | From Times Staff and Wire Reports
The woman whose involvement with Atlanta's archbishop led to his resignation says she was seduced by a nun when she was 19, the Atlanta Journal-Constitution reported. Two sources say Vicki R. Long, 27, claims she worked with the nun at a Columbus, Ga., hospital and was seduced on a trip to Pittsburgh, Pa., the paper said. Atlanta Roman Catholic Archdiocese officials have confirmed that former Archbishop Eugene A. Marino had an "intimate relationship" with Long, a former lay minister.
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May 4, 1991 | From Times Wire Services
The man picked by Pope John Paul II to succeed Archbishop Eugene A. Marino as archbishop of Atlanta is a convert to Catholicism who worked with Martin Luther King Jr. in the civil rights movement in the 1960s. The appointment makes Bishop James P. Lyke, 52, the nation's highest-ranking black Catholic. He has been administrator of the archdiocese since Marino resigned in July, 1990.
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August 4, 1990 | From Associated Press
The breakaway church of George Stallings on Friday said it is recruiting former Archbishop Eugene Marino, who was the highest-ranking black U.S. Roman Catholic until he resigned because of a relationship with a woman. Roman Catholic Church officials said this week that Marino resigned last month after the disclosure of his two-year relationship with a lay minister, Vicki R. Long. The church previously said that Marino left because of a health problem.
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August 3, 1990 | LEE MAY, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Roman Catholic church officials formally announced Thursday that Archbishop Eugene Marino resigned his post last month because of "an intimate relationship with a woman," but they declined to describe the relationship as sexual and defended earlier, less specific explanations for Marino's departure. James P.
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August 17, 1990 | LEE MAY, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Vicki Long, the Roman Catholic lay minister whose affair with former Archbishop Eugene Marino led to his downfall, said Thursday that she married the prelate in December, 1988, and that "I love him and . . . stand by him." Long, 27, said that church officials knew of her relationship with Marino since the two exchanged rings in a ceremony performed by Marino. "I have considered myself to be married to him since that time," she said, reading from a brief statement at a news conference.
NEWS
August 11, 1990 | From Times Staff and Wire Reports
Former Atlanta Archbishop Eugene Marino, who resigned because of an "intimate" relationship with a woman, has been admitted to a hospital psychiatric unit, an archdiocese spokesman said. Marino, formerly the nation's highest-ranking black Roman Catholic, was hospitalized late Thursday. He has been in seclusion since church officials confirmed last week that an "intimate" relationship with Vicki Long, a 27-year-old former lay minister, led to his June resignation.
NEWS
August 9, 1990 | From Times Staff and Wire Reports
The woman whose involvement with Atlanta's archbishop led to his resignation says she was seduced by a nun when she was 19, the Atlanta Journal-Constitution reported. Two sources say Vicki R. Long, 27, claims she worked with the nun at a Columbus, Ga., hospital and was seduced on a trip to Pittsburgh, Pa., the paper said. Atlanta Roman Catholic Archdiocese officials have confirmed that former Archbishop Eugene A. Marino had an "intimate relationship" with Long, a former lay minister.
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August 4, 1990 | From Associated Press
The breakaway church of George Stallings on Friday said it is recruiting former Archbishop Eugene Marino, who was the highest-ranking black U.S. Roman Catholic until he resigned because of a relationship with a woman. Roman Catholic Church officials said this week that Marino resigned last month after the disclosure of his two-year relationship with a lay minister, Vicki R. Long. The church previously said that Marino left because of a health problem.
NEWS
August 3, 1990 | LEE MAY, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Roman Catholic church officials formally announced Thursday that Archbishop Eugene Marino resigned his post last month because of "an intimate relationship with a woman," but they declined to describe the relationship as sexual and defended earlier, less specific explanations for Marino's departure. James P.
ENTERTAINMENT
August 22, 1990 | BETH KLEID, Arts and entertainment reports from The Times, national and international news services and the nation's press
No Interview for Oprah: The Oprah Winfrey show on Monday boasted of a coup. Vicki Long, the Atlanta woman who reportedly had a two-year affair and marriage to former Archbishop Eugene Marino, and her attorney Gloria Allred had granted an exclusive interview to Oprah. The interview was to be taped Wednesday and was to air Thursday. But on Tuesday, word went out that the interview was canceled.
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August 24, 1990 | From Associated Press
Former Atlanta Archbishop Eugene Marino, who resigned after having an affair with Vicki Long, has stopped sending her money, a church spokesman said. "It is my understanding that he has not sent her any money after the end of July, and he does not intend to send her any of his own money in the future," Father Peter Dora said Wednesday. Published reports said Long had received $14,000 in money orders from May through July from the New York town where Marino has been secluded.
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