Category Archives: Trials

Good therapy

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Today is day one of Father Brian Boucher’s tw0-day preliminary hearing.  There will without doubt be a publication ban on all testimony and evidence so even if there is media present we wont hear anything about the allegations themselves.  We … Continue reading

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Sex offender priest dies same day he’s due in court on new charges

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‘Where’s the justice in that?’ says alleged victim CBC News Posted: Dec 08, 2017 11:19 PM CT Last Updated: Dec 08, 2017 11:19 PM CT Father Omer Desjardins died Dec. 4, 2017, according to an obituary. (Courtesy Oblates of Mary Immaculate) … Continue reading

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Priest accused of sexual assault won’t have to go through trial

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Crown withdraws charge against Paul Breau after doctors declare former U of M chaplain mentally incompetent CBC News Posted: Dec 07, 2017 2:24 PM AT     Last Updated: Dec 07, 2017 2:24 PM AT By Gabrielle Fahmy, Paul Breau was chaplain at … Continue reading

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Statement from the Diocese of Corner Brook and Labrador Re George Smith

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Statement from the Diocese of Corner Brook and Labrador–December 5, 2017 Re: George Smith Today George Smith was sentenced for a crime of sexual assault involving one victim during the years 1978 to 1981 from his time of ministry as a priest in the former Diocese … Continue reading

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Verdict in Cornwall tomorrow

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The verdict in the sex abuse trial of previously convicted molester Marcel Lalonde will be rendered tomorrow: Wednesday, 06  December 2017:  10 am, VERDICT, Cornwall, Ontario  courthouse (29 Second St. W., ) I encourage those who can do so to … Continue reading

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He’s heading back to jail

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Yes, Father George Ansel Smith is headed back to jail.  15 months incarceration.  To served consecutive to the sentence he is presently serving (on parole)  for the sexual abuse of 13 boys. . Father Smith must answer here on earth  … Continue reading

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Sentencing this aft.

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A reminder that sentencing for previously convicted molester Father George Ansel Smith is scheduled for this afternoon (Tuesday) in Cornerbrook, Newfoundland: Tuesday, 05 December 2017: 1:30 pm, Sentencing, Corner Brook, Newfoundland courthouse (82 Mt. Bernard Avenue) I encourage those who … Continue reading

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Three court dates this week

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Three court dates this week: (1)  Previously convicted Oblate molester Father Omer Desjardins has a court date in Winnipeg tomorrow: Monday, 04 December  2017:  10 am, to enter a plea, court room #303,  Winnipeg Provincial courthouse (Main Floor, 408 York … Continue reading

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A difficult few days in Newfoundland

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This is a lengthy post, broken into two:  (1)  A statement written by Michelle MacIsaac, a Newfoundlander who attended the recent Father George Smith court dates in Stephenville and Corner Brook Newfoundland, and (2) some reminders about Father George Ansel Smith. … Continue reading

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Larre: Father Lucien Larre

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THIS PAGE IS UNDER CONSTRUCTION Lucien Larre Father Lucien Larre Ordained 1958 as an Oblate priest.  At some point in the ’70s or early 80s became  incardinated in the Archdiocese of Regina. Founder of Bosco home for troubled youth in … Continue reading

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