Framing a Priest?

News: Video Reports
by Church Militant  •  •  October 31, 2019   

Witness claims pressure, manipulation by Detroit archdiocese to incriminate Fr. Perrone

You are not signed in as a Premium user; we rely on Premium users to support our news reporting. Sign in or Sign up today!

In this exclusive interview, James Fortenberry — a friend of the accuser, both who served as altar boys with Fr. Eduard Perrone in their youth — gives evidence of what he claims to be manipulation and pressure by the archdiocese of Detroit to give incriminating statements against the priest, even though Fortenberry had already made clear that he never witnessed or experienced any abuse.
Watch the news report.

This letter made James Fortenberry so upset he drove from Alabama to Michigan to give a sworn statement

on behalf of Fr. Eduard Perrone. "The letter was deeply offensive and made me profoundly upset," wrote

Fortenberry in his affidavit.

Related articles and videos:


Have a news tip? Submit news to our tip line.

We rely on you to support our news reporting. Please donate today.
By commenting on you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our comment posting guidelines