Catholic church uses paedophile priest’s death as shield against new allegations in NSW
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Lismore diocese wins halt on civil case after arguing woman had never complained before Clarence Anderson died in 1996Get our free news app; get our morning email briefingThe Catholic church has used the death of a known paedophile priest to shield itself from being sued over new complaints of child sexual abuse.

Earlier this month, the Lismore diocese won its argument for a permanent stay of civil proceedings brought by a woman who was 14 years old when she was allegedly sexually assaulted by...

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