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Irish Diocese bans private priest-child contact


Reuters reports this morning that the Diocese of Ferns, Ireland, has "issued a policy statement effectively telling priests they should never meet children alone".

The news service reports that the Diocese has been mired in controversy and the former Bishop, Brendan Comiskey, was forced to resign last year over a child-abusing priest.

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Reuters

27 Jun 2003