Article examines clergy-penitent privilege
September 29, 2022
CWN Editor's Note: The Associated Press examines state legislation on the clergy-penitent privilege, which recognizes the confidentiality of the Sacrament of Penance. The article’s tone is tendentious: “This loophole has resulted in an unknown number of predators being allowed to continue abusing children for years despite having confessed the behavior to religious officials.”The above note supplements, highlights, or corrects details in the original source (link above). About CWN news coverage.
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