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Gothenburg sex scandal dean replaced by woman

Peter Vinthagen Simpson · 9 Feb 2008, 10:55

Published: 09 Feb 2008 10:55 GMT+01:00

The Local reported on February 5th that the then Dean of Gothenburg, the second most senior priest in the diocese, had been forced to resign following allegations of repeated sexual harassment involving several women, including teenagers.

"Fantastic, I am overwhelmed, Karin Burstrand said of the decision. It will be exciting to return to Sweden and work in a new diocese."

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Peter Vinthagen Simpson (news@thelocal.se)

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