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Australian judge overturns former Adelaide archbishop’s conviction

Australian judge overturns former Adelaide archbishop’s conviction

| December 6, 2018 | 0 Comments

An Australian judge overturned the conviction of Archbishop Philip Wilson, whom a lower court found guilty of failing to report allegations of child sexual abuse by a priest.

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Archbishop convicted of failure to report abuse resigns

Archbishop convicted of failure to report abuse resigns

| July 30, 2018 | 0 Comments

Pope Francis accepted the resignation of Archbishop Philip Wilson, who had been found guilty by an Australian court of failing to inform police about child sexual abuse allegations.

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Australian archbishop, convicted of abuse cover-up, is consulting with lawyers

Australian archbishop, convicted of abuse cover-up, is consulting with lawyers

Archbishop Philip Wilson of Adelaide, who faces a maximum penalty of two years in jail for failing to inform police about child sexual abuse allegations, said he is disappointed at the court’s verdict.

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