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Covington Bishop Roger Foys: "This is not fair. It is not just."

Photo: Breitbart Diocese of Covington, Kentucky Bishop Roger Foys has apologized for prematurely condemning high school students' interaction with American Indian Nathan Phillips last Friday. “We …
Holy Cannoli
“We should not have allowed ourselves to be bullied and pressured into making a statement prematurely, and we take full responsibility for it.”

The above statement is horse manure. Bishop Boys Foys got the call and it wasn’t from God. He was told by lawyers for the diocese that he’d be selling off church real estate to pay the damages if he was named in a defamation suit.
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CatMuse
The full statement is still somewhat lacking.
Jungerheld
As my kids the same age as these students are fond of saying, "you're not wrong". (I agree with you.)

Some are also saying Bishop Foys only backed off because of a 48 hour waiting period given by attorneys suing every person who slandered them. From this standpoint, I am very happy for the way the parents are protecting their children, particularly the parents of Sandmann. Some celebrity jerks … More
Prayhard
Long after it happened, and Foys used further calumny against them when the lies had been exposed.
Jungerheld
...so you do not see his words as an admission, a public acknowledgement, that he acted improperly?
Prayhard
I have to be a bit wary of the apology which, came long, long after evidence cane out, effectively throwing them the wolves. Probably written by a lawyer who sees the prospect of more than the usual abuse allegations and lawsuits.