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Assessment for clergy candidates flawed, sex inquiry hears

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The Courier 14 Feb 2017, 6:30 p.m. Melissa Cunningham @MeljCunningham Clergy sexual abuse victims Gordon Hill and Emma Furness at the child abuse hearing in Sydney. A lack of understanding and compassion may have caused Catholic priests to hear the confessions of clergy … Continue reading

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“Probe of abuse not over, DA says: Adults who were aware could face consequences ” & related articles

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The Tribune-Democrat January 30, 2013 Kathy Mellott kmellott@tribdem.com JOHNSTOWN — When Franciscan friar Stephen Baker took his life Saturday, the possibility of any criminal prosecution against him ended. But adults who were aware of Baker’s abuse and failed to report … Continue reading

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