“There are no hidden abuse files” – Bishop Mc Guckian

first_img Facebook Derry draw with Pats: Higgins & Thomson Reaction By News Highland – March 6, 2019 DL Debate – 24/05/21 Pinterest Google+ WhatsApp WhatsApp Twitter Important message for people attending LUH’s INR clinic “There are no hidden abuse files” – Bishop Mc Guckian News, Sport and Obituaries on Monday May 24th center_img The Bishop of Raphoe has denied there are files relating to abuse which have not been handed over to Gardai and Tulsa.The Bishop also expressed regret that a number of Greene’s victims found put about his death through the media instead of being told privately.Yesterday, reports began to circulate that Eugene Greene had died some months ago, and the Bishop of Raphoe subsequently issued a statement confirming that they had initially been informed on Tuesday February 26th that Greene had died in Cork last November. That was subsequently confirmed to the diocese on last Friday, March 1st.However, it’s emerged that a number of Greene’s victims learned of his death from the media yesterday.One of them, Martin, spoke to Greg Hughes on today’s Nine til Noon Show……….Audio Playerhttp://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/03/martinclip.mp300:0000:0000:00Use Up/Down Arrow keys to increase or decrease volume.Responding, Bishop Alan Mc Guckian said the diocese wanted to inform victims, but what he termed a number of human factors had intervened…………….Audio Playerhttp://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/03/bishoptime.mp300:0000:0000:00Use Up/Down Arrow keys to increase or decrease volume.Former Detective Garda Martin Ridge investigated a number of abuse cases in Donegal, including those perpetrated by Greene, and in 2008, published the book “Breaking the Silence”.He says cover ups by the church facilitated further abuse, and believes there are files relating to what the church knew which have never been handed over to the gardai. He believes it’s time for the whole truth to emerge……………Audio Playerhttp://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/03/ridgeclip.mp300:0000:0000:00Use Up/Down Arrow keys to increase or decrease volume.However, Bishop Mc Guckian says there are no hidden files, and all relevant documentation has been handed over to gardai and Tusla………………….Audio Playerhttp://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/03/bishop10.mp300:0000:0000:00Use Up/Down Arrow keys to increase or decrease volume. Google+ FT Report: Derry City 2 St Pats 2 RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Twitter Facebook Previous article32 people awaiting admission to LUHNext articleChief Supt takes legal action over fall at L’kenny hotel News Highland Arranmore progress and potential flagged as population grows AudioHomepage BannerNews Pinterestlast_img read more