Detroit auxiliary steps aside, denies sex-abuse charge
August 03, 2022
CWN Editor's Note: Bishop Paul Russell, an auxiliary of the Detroit archdiocese, has removed himself from public ministry while the Vatican investigates a sex-abuse complaint against him.
Bishop Russell was named as defendant in a lawsuit charging that he molested a young man while he was serving as a priest in the Boston archdiocese in 1989. The bishop denies the charge.
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