Two court dates today:
(1) Nathan Labatt
(Former youth volunteer with Archdiocese of Regina, Saskatchewan Youth Ministry. Also volunteered with the Ukrainian Catholic Church and assisted at camps. Former Boy Scout leader.
22 June 2017: 09:30 am, continuation of preliminary hearing, Regina courthouse (1815 Smith St.)
A reminder that Labbat was facing charges in three Saskatchewan jurisdictions. On 31 March 2017 he was acquitted on charges laid in Kamsack, Saskatchewan. On 07 April 2017 the charges in Humboldt were stayed at the Crown’s request.
Let’s pray that things proceed in Regina this morning.
Please keep the complainants in your prayers
(2) Father Yvon Arsenault ( Archdiocese of Moncton, New Brunswick)
Father Arsenault is currently serving a four-year sentence for sexually abusing several young boys in New Brunswick. He is facing new charges charges which were laid in May of this year. he is scheduled to enter a plea today:
22 June 2017: 09:30 am, to enter a plea, Moncton Courthouse Moncton NB (45 Assumption Blvd)
Please keep the victims and complainants in your prayers.
A recap of much of the testimony from the Father Denis Vaillancourt sex assault trial was posted last night:
21 June 2017: Why is he saying he’s not guilty?”
Enough for now.