Category Archives: Accused or charged

Extraditions

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A priest and former Scottish Benedictine monk lost his fight against extradition from Australia to Scotland to face six men who allege he “engaged in acts of physical and sexual abuse” against them when they were between 11 and 15 … Continue reading

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“Monk accused of Scottish child abuse loses extradition appeal” & related articles

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BBC News 07 November 2019 A former Catholic monk who taught at the Fort Augustus Abbey school has failed in a bid to halt his extradition from Australia. Fr Denis “Chrysostom” Alexander, 83, had challenged a decision by the Australian … Continue reading

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“Bishop Fabbro attends opening of documentary Prey to support abuse survivors” & related articles

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07 November 2019 The Windsor Star Dave Waddell  •  Windsor Star Catholic church abuse survivor Pat McMahon, left, greets Bishop Ronald Fabbro during the opening night of the film PREY at Capitol Theatre Wednesday. Photo by Nick Brancaccio It was … Continue reading

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Basilian Fathers lose appeal

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The Basilians of Toronto lost their appeal of the jury decisions re punitive damages and economic damages in the Rod MacLeod /Hod  Marshall sex abuse trial 25 October 2019:     MacLeod v Marshall (Ontario Court of  Appeal) 25 October 2019:  “Basilian … Continue reading

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“Basilian Fathers lose appeal in sexual abuse case (updated)” & related article

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Order wanted court to roll back $2.57 million in damages awarded to a former St. Charles College student The Sudbury Star Published on: October 25, 2019 | Last Updated: October 25, 2019 10:02 PM EDT Harold Carmichael  Rev. William Hodgson … Continue reading

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“Former Ontario priest gets 2-year sentence for gambling $1M meant for refugees” & related articles

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Global News Posted October 22, 2019 9:27 pm By Sawyer Bogdan Global News Amer Saka of St. Joseph Chaldean Catholic Church. YouTube/screenshot The former Catholic priest who pleaded guilty to defrauding refugees and their families of nearly $1 million has … Continue reading

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Monsignor’s trial continues in December

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As mentioned before, Father Cecil Noronha has entered into a peace bond and the three charges against him were withdrawn. I have not been able to get a copy of the peace bond but did find out what the conditions are.  … Continue reading

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“’Playboy’ priest moved to New York parishes, Canadian Forces job” & related articles

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“In my 30 years, the number of priests who were sexual offenders were very few,” Archbishop Adam Exner tells court in woman’s lawsuit over allegations of sexual abuse by former Kamloops priest Erlindo Molon The Tri-City News October 18, 2019 … Continue reading

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“George Pell’s lawyers accuse prosecutors of ‘mischaracterising’ cardinal’s appeal” & relates article

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Legal team says there does remain a reasonable doubt of any opportunity for the offending to have occurred The Guardian Tue 15 Oct 2019 09.14 BST Last modified on Tue 15 Oct 2019 09.16 BST Melissa Davey @MelissaLDavey Cardinal George Pell’s legal … Continue reading

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Peace Bonds in Ontario

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[The following information regarding peace bonds in Ontario is drawn from the Steps to Justice website . Links to the website are included with each of the four steps] ___________________ Should I sign a peace bond to deal with my … Continue reading

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