July 2, 2018
By Simon Atkinson
[Note: This is a 2 1/2 minute video interview of survivor Peter Creigh, who was abused by Fr. James Fletcher. Creigh informed now-Archbishop Philip Wilson twice about Fletcher’s crime, but no action was taken.]
Australian archbishop Philip Wilson has become the highest-ranking member of the Catholic Church to be convicted of covering up sex abuse.
On Tuesday, the archbishop of Adelaide was given a maximum sentence of 12 months in detention.
A victim of that concealed abuse tells the BBC how his story was ignored more than 40 years ago – and the destruction that caused.
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