Nun Involved in Legal Battle With Katy Perry Dies in Court

Nun dies during court proceeding over property battle with LA Archdiocese, Katy Perry

Sister Catherine and another nun lived in the 8-acre convent in Los Feliz as Sisters of the Most Holy and Immaculate Heart of the Blessed Virgin Mary for four decades.

A judge ruled in 2016 that the nuns' sale to Hollister was invalid, paving the way to a purchase by Perry from the Archdiocese of Los Angeles.

Hours before her death, she pleaded with the Roar hitmaker to back off, saying during an interview with Fox11 LA: 'And to Katy Perry, please stop.

As FOX 11 reported on the legal battle between local nuns and Katy Perry over a Los Feliz convent, we learned that one of the nuns involved in the case collapsed and died Friday during a court proceeding related to the case. They are now in a legal battle against Katy Perry, because the nuns planned to sell the property for a cool $15.5 million to a business woman named Dana Hollister, according to Just Jared.

Sister Holzman was joined by Sister Rita Callanan in trying to scupper the move by selling the property to a restaurant owner for $44,000 (£31,760). "It's not doing anyone any good except hurting a lot of people", Holzman said.

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The sisters had failed to get the consent of Los Angeles Archbishop Jose Gomez and the Vatican for the sale.

'You have stolen the property of the Sisters of the Immaculate Heart.

Instead, they sold it to businesswoman Dana Hollister without any approval from the archdiocese. However, the sisters preferred Hollister's offer as it was more at $15.5 million and they had a stronger bond with her.

A judge voided Hollister's sale past year, saying the archdiocese had the right to sell the property, not the nuns. In November of a year ago, a jury found that Hollister had intentionally interfered with the sale to Perry and a judge ordered her to pay millions to the archdiocese and the singer. They also disapproved of Perry's sometimes "revealing" outfits on stage.

However a crackdown by the archdiocese followed.

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