Posted by Johnny on October 07, 2011 at 12:34:37:
I see on RTE website thay have posted an apology to Fr. Kevin Reynolds, the former Parish Priest of Ahascragh, Co. Galway. They ran a Prime Time Investigates programme accusing Fr. Reynolds of raping a minor in Kenya and fathering a child names Sheila. He protested his innocence, said he'd take a paternity test and asked RTE not to broadcast. They went ahead anyway and ruined his life. He had to stand down from ministry, leave his parish and his house in disgrace. He took his paternity test and was declared innocent. Now RTE have issued an apology, after they have done the damage. I sincerely hope that Fr. Reynolds takes this further and goes the legal route. Surely there must be a better way to handle such matters if they arise, rather than going the sensational route and ploughing ahead, regardless of consequences.
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