TITLE

Court opens door to clergy `malpractice'

PUB. DATE
October 1996
SOURCE
Christian Century;10/23/96, Vol. 113 Issue 30, p1004
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on a groundbreaking decision by the appellate division of the New Jersey Superior Court that paved the way for a woman to sue an Episcopal priest on charges of clergy malpractice. First Amendment issues associated with the case; Questions about whether clergy should be held to the same standards as secular professionals; Background on the case against Episcopal priest Alex MacDonnel.
ACCESSION #
9611126694

 

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