• Report: Hundreds of boys abused at German choir school

    10 days ago - By Boston Herald

    BERLIN - At least 547 members of a prestigious Catholic boys' choir in Germany were physically or sexually abused between 1945 and 1992, according to a report released Tuesday. Allegations involving the Domspatzen choir in Regensburg, which was run for 30 years by Emeritus Pope Benedict XVI's elder brother, were among a spate of revelations of abuse by Roman Catholic clergy in Germany that emerged in 2010. In 2015, lawyer Ulrich Weber was tasked with producing a report on what happened.
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  • Report: Hundreds of German choir boys abused in 20th century

    10 days ago - By National Post

    BERLIN - A report says that at least 547 members of a prestigious Catholic boys' choir in Germany were physically or sexually abused between 1945 and the early 1990s.
    Allegations involving the Domspatzen choir in Regensburg were among a spate of revelations of abuse by Roman Catholic clergy in Germany that emerged in 2010.
    News agency dpa reported that Ulrich Weber, a lawyer tasked with investigating the abuse, said Tuesday there was violence against children in the choir's pre-school and high school.
    He said many victims described their time at its boarding school as “the worst time of...
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  • Report: Hundreds of German choir boys abused in 20th century

    10 days ago - By ABC News

    A report says that at least 547 members of a prestigious German boys' choir were physically or sexually abused between 1945 and the early 1990s
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