Catholic bishop on sex charge

Original article by
The West Australian – Page: 1 : 30-Jun-14

Western Australian (WA) Police have charged the present Catholic Bishop of the Australian Defence Force with sexually abusing a minor in 1969. The offence allegedly occurred at St Benedict’s College in New Norcia. The Catholic Church Military Ordinariate of Australia has announced that the 68-year-old will stand aside while the case is being heard by the courts. The accused is the highest-ranking Catholic Church official to be charged with a child sex offence in Australia so far

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CATHOLIC CHURCH, AUSTRALIAN DEFENCE FORCE, AUSTRALIA. DEPT OF DEFENCE, ROYAL AUSTRALIAN NAVY, WESTERN AUSTRALIAN POLICE SERVICE

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