Belgium Urges Harsh Punishment for Sex Abuse Bishop

Belgium Urges Harsh Punishment for Sex Abuse Bishop

Belgium’s justice minister urged the Vaticanon Friday to impose stiff punishment on a disgraced Catholic bishop who denies being a paedophile despite admitting to sexually abusing two of his own nephews.

Stefaan de Clerck spoke out amid a media uproar after former Brugesbishop Roger Vangheluwe defended himself on television by saying the abuse he committed was only “superficial.”http://www.dnaindia.com/world/report_belgium-urges-harsh-punishment-for-sex-abuse-bishop_1532272

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