Posts Tagged ‘Nicola Roxon’

Seal of confession under attack in Australia

Tuesday, November 20th, 2012

As the controversy over the sexual abuse of children continues in Australia, politicians and editorial writers are calling for Catholic priests to be forced to break the seal of confession in sex-abuse cases. Independent Senator Nick Xenophon labeled the seal of confession an anachronism and told reporters: “This is a medieval law that needs to Read more