According to report, A Catholic choir run by Pope Benedict’s elder brother, George Ratzinger, was stormed by sexual abuse at the Catholic boys’ choir in Germany. Most of the abuse reports said took place from 1964 to 1994, about 231 children were victimized.
Ratzinger has disclose that the alleged sexual abuse was “never discussed” when he ran the choir attached to the boarding school, Domspatzen, a 1,000-year-old choir in Regensburg, Bavaria.
The lawyer commissioned to look into the case disclosed. [quote_center]“I have here 231 reports of physical abuse,” Lawyer Ulrich Weber said,[/quote_center] announcing a figure far higher than had previously been assumed which included 70 interviews with victims, uncovered abuse that took place from 1945 to the early 1990s.
These ranged from sexual assault to rape, severe beatings and food deprivation, said Weber.
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