Thursday, January 7, 2010

Request For Records On Pedophile Priests

Rhode Island: Father Brendan Smyth had been sent to Rhode Island in 1965 after molesting children in Northern Ireland. He was eventually charged with 91 counts of molestation there. He died in prison in Ireland in 1997 at age 70.

Two of his alleged victims in Rhode Island are demanding that the Diocese Of Providence release their records on Smyth and other suspected pedophile priests. Providence Archbishop Thomas Tobin has refused to comment on the charges.

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