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Retired Alexandria-Cornwall priest found guilty of sexual assault

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Cornwall Standard-Freeholder Tuesday, September 12, 2017 6:23:11 EDT PM By Alan S. Hale, Cornwall Standard-Freeholder A prominent Roman Catholic priest from Glengarry was convicted Monday of fondling a young man in 2015. Denis Vaillancourt was found guilty of one charge … Continue reading

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Diocese of Alexandria-Cornwall: Diocesan Guidelines on Sexual Abuse by Priests, Deacons, Seminarians and Pastoral Assistants

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Phase I – Recieving a complaint The first person recieving a complaint has to report it immediately to the Children’s Aid Society, if the victim is under 16 years of age at the time of the offence, or to the … Continue reading

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A guilty verdict!!

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Hallelujah! A guilty verdict!! Father Denis Vaillancourt    has been convicted. Thank you “Craig” (pseudonym).  Thanks to your courage, and the courage of your family, Father Denis Vaillancourt has been exposed for what he is:  a wolf in sheep’s clothing. Such … Continue reading

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We shall see….

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Alas, I won’t make it to Cornwall this morning for the verdict of the former long-term Chancellor of the Alexandria-Cornwall  Diocese, Father Denis Vaillancourt   That darn flu I mentioned last week is lingering.  I had hoped to be over it … Continue reading

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Verdict tomorrow

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The judge will render her verdict in the Father Denis Vaillancourt  tomorrow morning in Cornwall. 11 September 2017: 09:00 am, VERDICT,  Cornwall Ontario courthouse (29 Second St. W.) Please pray for “Craig’ and his family, and, please pray that justice is … Continue reading

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More later

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Closing arguments in the Father Denis Vaillancourt sex assault trial were delivered yesterday in Cornwall.  The judge will render her decision on 14 September 2017 at 09:30 am. I have a commitment this morning – will give you a bit … Continue reading

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Day four of trial tomorrow

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A reminder that closing arguments in the Father Denis Vaillancourt sex assault trial are scheduled for tomorrow afternoon: Thursday, 13 July 2017:  2 pm, TRIAL day four,  closing arguments,   Cornwall Ontario courthouse (29 Second St. W.) I encourage those … Continue reading

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“Why is he saying he’s not guilty?”

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The following is a recap of most of the testimony at the Father Denis Vaillancourt sex assault trial which ran 13-15 June 2017, with closing arguments scheduled at 2pm, 13 July 2017. There is a publication ban on the name … Continue reading

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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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A painful process

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I have a commitment this morning, and this afternoon will be picking up a grand-daughter for a long overdue weekend sleepover 🙂 So, reports on the goings on and testimony at the Father Denis Vaillancourt sex abuse trial will come … Continue reading

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