SA Catholic Church blindsided by move to scrap confession protection

SA Catholic Church blindsided by move to scrap confession protection

By Eugene Boisvert Updated June 14, 2018 11:51:06 The South Australian Catholic Church says it has been blindsided by news that clergy will have to report child abuse revealed to them in the confessional. Key points: The confessional will no longer by exempt from mandatory reporting of child sex abuse …