Sexual abuse survivor suing retired minister, diocese

Sun News


BRANTFORD, Ont. — A Paris, Ont., man and survivor of sexual abuse has launched a $3.1-million lawsuit against his abuser and the Anglican Diocese of Huron.

Chris Morrison, 42, who didn’t reveal for decades that he had been abused by a minister of his church in the 1980s, announced his lawsuit at a press conference Friday. He is being represented by Rob Talach, of Beckett Personal Injury Lawyers, of London, Ont.

The lawsuit names George Ferris and Incorporated Synod of the Diocese of Huron as the defendants.

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