Australian archbishop accused of abuse cover-up resigns: Vatican

FILE PHOTO: Archbishop Philip Wilson leaves Newcastle Local Court, in Newcastle, Australia, July 3, 2018. AAP/Darren Pateman/via REUTERS

VATICAN CITY (Reuters) – Australian Archbishop Philip Wilson, the most senior cleric found guilty of concealing child sex abuse in the Roman Catholic Church, has resigned, the Vatican said on Monday. Wilson, 67, the archbishop of Adelaide, was convicted in May of failing to disclose to police abuse by a priest, Father James Fletcher, after […]

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