Pope's brother says he would testify in abuse case

In this photo released by the Vatican newspaper L'Osservatore Romano, Pope Benedict XVI, center, looks on as his brother Georg Ratzinger, left, receives the "Gran Croce" (Grand Cross) of the Italian Republic from Italian government undersecretary Gianni Letta, right, in the Sistine Chapel at the Vatican, Saturday, Jan. 17, 2009. (AP Photo/L'Osservatore Romano, HO) (AP Photo/L'Osservatore Romano, HO)

March 7, 2010 7:45:26 AM PST
The brother of Pope Benedict XVI has told a newspaper he is willing to testify in the sex scandal rocking Germany's Catholic Church, even though he says he knows nothing about the alleged abuse of boys in a choir he later led.