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Uniting Church Reverend avoids jail despite molesting young parishioner

A retired Uniting Church minister has avoided jail time despite pleading guilty to molesting a boy in his parish more than 50 years ago in south-east Queensland.

Reverent - ABCReverend Barry Dangerfield, 83, today pleaded guilty to five counts of indecently treating a boy under the age of 14, and six counts of the historical offence of indecent treatment between males.

The crimes happened in the…

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