Hunter survivor advocate Peter Gogarty thanks PM, slams Australia's bishops for silence after Wilson conviction

By Joanne McCarthy
Updated July 4 2018 - 3:06pm, first published 3:02pm
Resign: Adelaide Archbishop Philip Wilson leaves Newcastle Courthouse on Tuesday after his jail sentence for concealing a Hunter priest's child sex crimes. Picture: Darren Pateman.
Resign: Adelaide Archbishop Philip Wilson leaves Newcastle Courthouse on Tuesday after his jail sentence for concealing a Hunter priest's child sex crimes. Picture: Darren Pateman.

PRIME Minister Malcolm Turnbull has backed calls for Adelaide Archbishop Philip Wilson to resign after his jail sentence on Tuesday for concealing the crimes of a child sex offender priest.

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