East Timor arrests ex-priest on abuse charges, months after laicization
April 29, 2019
CWN Editor's Note: Police in East Timor have arrested a former Catholic priest who was charged with sexual abuse of children. Richard Daschbach, an American native who had worked as a Divine Word missionary, was laicized by the Vatican last year. He was arrested only after public protests against the government’s inaction in East Timor.The above note supplements, highlights, or corrects details in the original source (link above). About CWN news coverage.
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