At least 231 abuse victims at German Catholic choir school

Lawyer Ulrich Weber tasked by the Catholic institution to probe allegations on physical abuse of children at a famous boys' choir school shows an interim report in Regensburg, southern Germany, on January 8, 2016. At least 231 children at a famous boys' choir school in Germany were victims of physical abuse, Weber said, giving a far higher figure than thought for the scandal, which dates back decades. AFP

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Daily Star on January 09, 2016, on page 11.




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