The Shame of Ireland
The Conference of Bishops sets a "price list" for compensation of victims of paedophile priests
A "price list" to close the paedophile scandal: five thousand euros for verbal molestation or behavior of a sexual nature; twenty-five thousand euros for rape; one hundred thousand euros for exceptional cases involving group drugging or serious abuses causing permanent damage. In the…Continue
PATSY McGARRY, Religious Affairs Correspondent
ABUSE SURVIVOR groups in the UK have expressed dismay at a decision by the Catholic Bishop of Portsmouth Crispian Hollis to appeal a High Court decision in London yesterday which found bishops were responsible for the actions of priests they appoint in their diocese.
“We are greatly saddened and dismayed that the Bishop of Portsmouth has decided to appeal the ruling, forcing the survivor in this case to endure…Continue
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