Winona diocese cites legal obligation for continued pension payments to pedophile priest

  • by: Associated Press
  • Updated: June 21, 2014 - 7:18 PM

WINONA, Minn. — The Diocese of Winona only pays a monthly pension to a defrocked pedophile priest because it is legally obligated to do so, even though he committed "horrific crimes" against children, the diocese said this week.

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