Call it a cover-up or the naivete of the era, but either way, a lot of that blame seems to belong to then-Archbishop William Cousins, who decided to send Murphy off to live in what amounts to exile at his mother's house ...Neither are particularly desirable options.
And given that former MKE archbishop Rembert Weakland's 'We knew molesting children was wrong but we didn't know it was illegal' line elicited guffaws even from the faithful, I guess that leaves cover-up.
This is supposed to be a defense to allegations of conspiracy.
The award-winning right-wing guy: Anybody but Mr. Ratzinger.
Flashback: McIlheran connects education adviser with NAMBLA.
Yes, isn't it just awful what these people are trying to do to the pope.
Aren't there any honest conservative columnists?