Children’s Minister not ruling out a full inquiry into Raphoe abuse

The Children's Minister is not ruling out a full inquiry into yesterday's report on clerical sex abuse in Raphoe.

An audit into the handling of allegations in the Diocese claimed successive Bishops made significant errors of judgement.

The review - by the National Board for the Safeguarding of Children in the Catholic Church - says too much emphasis was placed on the accused priests - and too little on the needs of their complainants.

But Minister Fitzgerald says she is waiting for more information on the matter:

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