The Kansas City-St. Joseph Diocese’s handling of Shawn Ratigan’s child pornography case showed that the church needed a reminder to protect children.
The Kansas City-St. Joseph Diocese’s handling of Shawn Ratigan’s child pornography case showed that the church needed a reminder to protect children. File photo by Keith Myers The Kansas City Star
The Kansas City-St. Joseph Diocese’s handling of Shawn Ratigan’s child pornography case showed that the church needed a reminder to protect children. File photo by Keith Myers The Kansas City Star

Church needed $1.1 million penalty as reminder of its obligations to children

July 01, 2014 3:26 PM