18 Jun 2014

Pat Feenan - Family’s fight for justice after Catholic church sexual abuse

From Nine To Noon, 10:07 am on 18 June 2014

Pat Feenan - Author of 'Holy Hell' - details her son's sexual abuse by Catholic priest in New South Wales, and her fight for justice for him - which helped lead to Australia's Royal Commission into Child Sex Abuse which is half way through its 3 year inquiry. For seven years, Father James Fletcher groomed and then inflicted violent sexual abuse on their son…..when Pat and her husband John learned the truth of what had happened, they helped Daniel find the courage to report Fletcher to the police. Fletcher was prosecuted, convicted and died in prison.