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4 accused Yakima priests exonerated

December 15, 2020

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CWN Editor's Note: “We acknowledge that the allegations of sexual abuse and improper conduct made against you, including statements in court pleadings and the press, have proven to be false,” said the attorney of the man who lodged the allegations against priests in the Washington diocese. “We hereby withdraw the allegations and express our regret for any harm they may have caused to you and your reputation.”

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  • Posted by: FredC - Dec. 15, 2020 8:29 PM ET USA

    The accuser actually gained from his false accusation. Perhaps he did need psychological counseling; however, as long as false accusers suffer little or no damage themselves, the false accusations will continue. The secular world opposes the Church and the priests especially. It consists of many potential false accusers who, rightfully, fear no evil consequences.