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Trial of ex-Lake George clergyman begins next week

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As trial nears for a former Lake George lay minister charged with a litany of sex crimes, the role of the pastor who replaced him has become an issue in the case of Darwin F. Schauer.


Schauer, formerly a minister at Trinity Lutheran Church in Lake George, retired from the church in 2008 and was replaced by Don Kirchner, an attorney and pastor.

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Sarah Smith
Sarah Smith is the outdoors editor. She covers courts, business and breaking news in addition to outdoors events.
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