Cheyenne diocese finds credible three abuse allegations against emeritus bishop

Posted September 10, 2019 8:27 pm by Editor

Cheyenne diocese finds credible three abuse allegations against emeritus bishop

Cheyenne, Wyo., Sep 10, 2019 / 05:01 pm (CNA).- The Diocese of Cheyenne announced Tuesday it has found credible and substantiated three allegations of child sexual abuse against Emeritus Bishop Joseph Hart, which it had received since July and August 2018.

The alleged incidents newly found credible occurred in the 1970s and ’80s.

“The results of the investigation were given to the Diocesan Review Board, which found the three allegations credible and substantiated,” the diocese stated Sept. 10.

It added that its results were forwarded to the Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith “for its action”, as well as to the apostolic

Read more ... https://www.catholicnewsagency.com/

Send this to a friend