Priest sex abuse victim awarded nearly $2m

By Cassandra Morgan
Updated June 9 2022 - 8:16pm, first published 8:13pm
A sex abuse survivor sued Archbishop Peter Comensoli (pic) over a priest's abuse five decades ago.
A sex abuse survivor sued Archbishop Peter Comensoli (pic) over a priest's abuse five decades ago.

A former altar boy sexually abused by Victorian priest Desmond Gannon has been awarded nearly $2 million in damages in a civil case against Melbourne's archbishop.

Subscribe now for unlimited access.

or signup to continue reading

All articles from our website
The digital version of Today's Paper
Breaking news alerts direct to your inbox
Interactive Crosswords, Sudoku and Trivia
All articles from the other in your area

Get the latest Cessnock news in your inbox

Sign up for our newsletter to stay up to date.

We care about the protection of your data. Read our Privacy Policy.