Laicized Polish Priest Gets Seven Years In Jail For Child Sexual Abuse
WARSAW, POLAND –The Polish bishops’ conference defended its handling of sexual abuse by clergy after a former priest was jailed in connection with the case of Jozef Wesolowski, the laicized former nuncio to the Dominican Republic.
“Since this problem affects other organizations as well, from schools to sports clubs, we’d have expected them to issue similar instructions on the care of children,” he said. “But only the church has taken action in this way.”
The priest’s comments came after the ex-priest, Wojciech Gil, 36, was sentenced Wednesday to seven years in jail after being convicted of sexually abusing children in Poland and the Dominican Republic. Continue reading
IN THE NORTHAMPTON COUNTY COURT His Honour Arthur Anthony JUDGE RUMBELOW QC A Circuit Court Judge Assigned to the Northern Circuit.
CASE NUMBER NN13P00882
Ngozi Godwell vs Northamptonshire Local Authority