Ex Redemptorist Student Priest Jailed for Rape of Boy in Galway City

Galway News
July 14, 2010

A former Redemptorist student priest has been sentenced to five years in prison, with the final two and a half years suspended, for raping a 10-year-old boy in Galway city 35 years ago.

55 year-old teacher, Gerard Cleere, a native of Kilkenny town had to be extradited from England last November.

He had been living at a sex offender's halfway house in Leicester.


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