Calls will mount for the charging of more institutional officials who failed to report abuse

Updated August 15 2018 - 10:10am, first published 12:30am
More convictions could follow Wilson
More convictions could follow Wilson

FORMER Adelaide Archbishop Philip Wilson still intends to appeal his conviction for failing to report his knowledge of paedophile priest Jim Fletcher to police, but in opting to start his sentence immediately after leaving court on Tuesday, it could be felt that the high-ranking Catholic cleric has begun to accept the verdict of the court.

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