Category Archives: Cornwall Public Inquiry

A little background

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Okay, here we go on testimony from the Father Denis Vaillancourt sex assault trial.  Closing arguments for the trial,  which was scheduled to run 13-15 June 2017, are scheduled to be heard at 2pm, 13 July 2017. First, technical issues … Continue reading

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Southdown

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Previously convicted and presently incarcerated former church organist Brian Lucy has a court date this morning: 10 April 2017:  10 am, to set a date, either for a guilty plea or sentencing, Brockville Ontario courthouse (41 Court House Square) If … Continue reading

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At the the Abbey

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There are three court dates today (Friday, 07 April 2017) (1)  Nathan Labatt  (Former youth volunteer with Archdiocese of Regina, Saskatchewan Youth Ministry.  Labatt, who faced charges in three Saskatchewan jurisdictions,  was just acquitted  on charges in Kamsack Saskatchewan  because, … Continue reading

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He doesn’t know what grooming is?!

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Can you for one moment conceive a Canadian Catholic priest who, in this day and age,  professes to know nothing – I mean nothing – about grooming? A priest who contributed to the Canadian Conference of Catholic Bishop’s 1992 sex … Continue reading

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“Former priest charged with child sex abuse” & related articles

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FOX Sports Radio WAusu, Wisconsin Friday, February 24, 2017 10:47 a.m. CST MILWAUKEE, WI (WSAU)  A 75-year-old man is facing three charges of first-degree child sexual assault for incidents involving a girl under the age of 13. Prosecutors accuse Robert … Continue reading

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What about the children?

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Convicted child molester from the Archdiocese of Kingston Father Robyn Gwyn had a court date this morning in Kingston, Ontario. You may recall that Gwyn was convicted at his first trial by a judge (September 2016), and entered a guilty … Continue reading

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As always, we shall see

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In case you missed it, the sentencing of Father Jacques Faucher has been delayed/postponed  until 16 February 2017, three days after a previous scheduled court date on his breach charges: 16 February  2017:   2 pm, decision, Ottawa Ontario courthouse … Continue reading

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Lo and behold…

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A few more dates have been added to the Father Denis Vaillancourt page.  I have also pulled out  my copy of the 1967 yearbook from the Cornwall Classical College, and there, lo and behold, is a picture of a very … Continue reading

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Seriously. He said that

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The name of Father Denis Vaillancourt has been added to the Accused list.  The page is far from complete.  Thankfully there was already a fair bit of information on theinquiry.ca website so I was able to snatch and transfer that, … Continue reading

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Bit by bit…

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I will check this afternoon for the next courtdate for Father John Sullivan (Diocese of Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario.)  The information is often not available until afternoon so I usually wait.  As soon as I have a date I will … Continue reading

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