Another JW molestation comes to light- 30 years later!

by rip van winkle 4 Replies latest watchtower child-abuse

  • rip van winkle
    rip van winkle A SCHOOLGIRL who confided that she was being sexually abused by a Jehovah’s Witness was then repeatedly molested by the man she had turned to for help, a court heard. The 12-year-old was ‘infatuated’ with Eugene Nugent, who was in his early 20s, and ‘followed him around like a puppy’, jurors at Burnley Crown Court were told. ...

  • TableForOne

    Thanks for posting this.

    Maybe some forum members can confirm if the accused, Eugene Nugent, is still a practicing JW?

    If he is, it will be interesting to follow this story to see how much support the Branch/his local congregation provide him with.

  • Splash

    Seems he's stuck in the "they need two witnesses so I'll be ok" mindset.

    Reality will come as a shock.


  • Phizzy

    Does the article actually say Nugent was ever a JW ? And what is going to happen about the original abuser, who without doubt was a JW at the time ?

  • Londo111


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