Indian catholic priest gets 6 years jail for Child Sex Abuse

Indian catholic priest gets 6 years jail for Child Sex Abuse

South Dakota, USA: A US court condemned a previous Roman Catholic Indian priest gets six years of jail for contacting a minor young girl child improperly, reports said.

The culprit, 38-year-old John Praveen, conceded in February. He had sexually abused the girl child, who is 13 years of age, in Rapid City church of South Dakota in 2018.

The decision was articulated by Judge Steven Mandel.

Praveen contacted young lady over her garments, police propelled test

Praveen served at the Holy Spirit Father assemblage in Telangana and was deputed abroad for a long time in 2017.

His assignment started at All Saints Church in Eagle Butte in South Dakota and later he was exchanged to Cathedral of Our Lady of Perpetual Help in Rapid City.

He supposedly abused the girl child over her garments and a test was propelled.
An examination started in September a year ago and Rapid City Police Department had said the case was being treated as "high need".

Did Praveen admitted to the wrongdoing and apologized to the family?


Indian catholic priest gets 6 years jail for Child Sex Abuse

In tears, Praveen told the court that he knows saying sorry won't transform anything other than he planned to reclaim his activities.

Remarkably, Bishop apologized to the family too.

Quick City Bishop Robert Gruss likewise apologized to the person in question and her family in an email.

In a messaged articulation, Rapid City Bishop, Robert Gruss apologized to the person in question and her family for the benefit of the Diocese of Rapid City, calling Praveen's activities "wicked," horrendous and a selling out.

"I am profoundly sorry that they needed to encounter these wicked activities on account of a cleric," Gruss said.

He also expressed, "The distress and suffering of this family is very large”. Just the individuals who have been casualties of maltreatment of any sort can comprehend the injury. The experience of selling out is high. Wrongdoings of sexual maltreatment can never be endured, most particularly among ministers."

Praveen will be qualified for release following three years.


Indian catholic priest gets 6 years jail for Child Sex Abuse

Remarkably, examiners requested a greatest one year of discipline for Praveen yet Judge Mandel said it was "not fitting".

Praveen has gone through 178 days in jail, so his sentence will reject that.

He will be qualified for release in three years. Whenever conceded parole, the board can either request that Homeland security expel Praveen or have him serve sentence in some other state.

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