Search the Archive

Catholic Church / Priest Sex Abuse / Pope #969886

NBC Evening News for Wednesday, Mar 31, 2010
View other clips in this broadcast →

Material supplied by VTNA may be used for educational analysis or research only. Any editing, reproduction, publication, rebroadcast, public showing or public display may be prohibited by copyright laws. For any such use, please visit NBC NEWS Archives XPRESS.

(Washington: Brian Williams) Report introduced.

(Munich: Stephanie Gosk) The reaction in Germany to Pope Benedict XVI’s handling of sexual abuse allegations involving Rev. Peter Hullermann†† featured; details given about the increase in Catholics leaving the Church in Munich; scenes shown from Garching††, where Hullermann served in the 1980s. [Munich Archdiocese Bernhard KELLNER† {thru translator} – says we want every victim to come forward.] [Bishop of Trier Stephen ACKERMAN† {thru translator} – says what people are reporting shocks him.] [Parishioner Klaus MITTERMEIR† {thru translator} – says they placed a pedophile priest in the community.]

Williams, Brian;
Gosk, Stephanie

Note to sponsor members: The Vanderbilt Television News Archive video player requires a modern operating system and browser to work properly. If you are experiencing playback problems, check the minimum requirements and adjust your setup accordingly. After adjustments, if you continue to experience problems, please contact us.

Welcome! Above is the abstract of the item that you're interested in viewing from the Vanderbilt Television News Archive's collection. You have three options if you'd like to view this item:

  • You may request a loan of this video by registering on our website and placing an order.
  • You may visit the Television News Archive on the Vanderbilt campus to view on-site from the Archive's collection.
  • If you are associated with a college or university, you may ask your library if they would like to become a sponsor, which would give students and faculty at your institution the ability to view items from our collection.

If you believe that you are associated with a sponsoring college or university and have received this message in error, please let us know.