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8/29/02 - Henderson

Priest On Leave After "Inappropriate Internet Material" on Church Computer

   An Episcopal priest in Henderson has been forced from his pulpit because "inappropriate material" was found on his computer at church.

   The Reverend Dermott Dessert is on leave from St. Matthews Episcopal Church, and according to leaders of the Texas diocese, is undergoing treatment at a Connecticut hospital.

   Henderson Police say they are looking at the material found on that computer, but don't know whether any laws were broken.

   Exactly what the material was, neither police, nor the church are saying.

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