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Fr Mark Raper SJ responds to 7.30 Report


The Australian Provincial of the Jesuits, Fr Mark Raper, has sent a letter to the parents of all children in Jesuit-run schools responding to the allegations raised on the 7.30 Report on Monday night. He has reinterated his apology to Mr Lucien Leech-Larkin and his family and his desire to meet with them. Fr Raper says he regrets not appearing on the television program under pressure of legal advice. The full text of the letter is here.

SOURCE – FULL TEXT OF LETTER:
Text of Fr Mark Raper's letter

ORIGINAL REPORTS:
CathNews report on the television broadcast
ABC TV: 7.30 Report

26 Jun 2003