“The impact of this decision on French law also raises the question whether it will be applied, besides the Church, to every other civil educational institution in similar cases, when it has a …More
“The impact of this decision on French law also raises the question whether it will be applied, besides the Church, to every other civil educational institution in similar cases, when it has a hierarchical structure: will commissioners of education, ministers for education, be convicted if they are found guilty of negligence, including when criminal offenses have expired and were committed before they took office?” he said. “This question opens up the possible impact of such legal precedent on the society.”
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Cardinal Barbarin’s Sexual Abuse Cover-Up Conviction Raises Thorny Questions

NEWS ANALYSIS: An overview of the legal stakes of Cardinal Barbarin’s criminal conviction, just ahead of his audience with Pope Francis.