Category Archives: Cardinal Pell

Three updates

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First, three updates (1)  Father Omer Desjardins (Oblate priest. Previously convicted) 02 October 2017: 1 pm,  “to set date,” court room # 302, Winnipeg Provincial courthouse (Main Floor, 408 York Ave.) I’m not sure what the date is which is to … Continue reading

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Secrecy and security envelop George Pell’s magistrates court show

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The appearance of the cardinal in a Melbourne court on sexual abuse charges attracted the biggest crowd anyone can remember, but it was still wrapped in mystery, writes David Marr The Guardian Wednesday 26 July 2017 07.36 BST Last modified on … Continue reading

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Cardinal George Pell faces court over historical sex offences

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The Herald Sun (Australia) July 26, 2017 3:51am Shannon Deery and Cassie Zervos, Andrea Hamblin, Herald Sun CARDINAL George Pell has pledged to fight every charge in a sex crimes case that could run into 2019. Amid scenes of chaos, … Continue reading

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Cardinal George Pell’s legal bills won’t be paid by Sydney Archdiocese, Archbishop says

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ABC News   Australia Updated 29 Jun 2017, 8:53pm By Clare Blumer, staff The Catholic Archdiocese of Sydney says it will not pay its former archbishop Cardinal George Pell’s legal costs as he returns to Australia to face charges relating to … Continue reading

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“Cardinal Pell back in Australia to face abuse charges” & related article

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 News 24 2017-07-10 11:58 Australian cardinal George Pell. (Riccardo De Luca, AP) Sydney – Vatican finance chief Cardinal George Pell arrived back in Australia on Monday ahead of a court appearance later this month over historical sex abuse charges.The 76-year-old, … Continue reading

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“Senior Vatican official Cardinal George Pell facing multiple sex assault charges in Australia” & related articles & VIDEO

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The Telegraph   UK 29 June 2017 • 4:59am Jonathan Pearlman, Sydney Cardinal George Pell has been charged with multiple child sex offences in Australia Credit: Reuters Cardinal George Pell, one of the most powerful figures in the Vatican and Australia’s most senior Catholic, … Continue reading

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The Cardinal has been charged

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He’s been charged: …….. Cardinal George Pell charged with multiple sexual offences Third-ranking official in the Vatican charged by Victoria police in move that will send shockwaves around the Catholic church The Guardian 28 June 2017 Melissa Davey @MelissaLDavey Thursday … Continue reading

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“George Pell says ‘I’m hanging in there’ as he waits to find out if he will be prosecuted over historic child sex charges” & related article

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 Melbourne Herald Sun June 1, 2017 5:46pm Staff writers, News Corp Australia Network Victoria Police considering charges against Cardinal George Pell National CARDINAL George Pell has said he is “hanging in there” as he waits to find out if he … Continue reading

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“Advocate for abuse survivors to receive state funeral” & related articles

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Catholic News Service Published: 29 May 2017 Anthony Foster holds a photo of his daughters in Rome last year (CNS/Paul Haring) The family of Anthony Foster, the long-time advocate for child sex abuse victims, has accepted an offer from the … Continue reading

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Moncton court

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Previously convicted and currently incarcerated molester Father Yvon Arsenaual has a court date this morning: 18 May 2017:  09:30 am, courtroom #3, Moncton Courthouse Moncton NB (45 Assumption Blvd) This date is related to a new set of charges.  If anyone … Continue reading

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