Category Archives: Accused or charged

“Pope sends abuse investigators back to Chile, ‘ashamed’ church didn’t listen” & related articles

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CW 39 Houston Posted 7:14 AM, June 1, 2018, by CNN Wire (CNN) — Pope Francis is sending investigators back to Chile to look into historical child abuse and accusations a bishop covered up crimes against minors, the Vatican said … Continue reading

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Catholic boys’ school settles 5 sex-abuse suits; former teacher admits he had sex with 50 boys

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Post Crescent USA Today Network Published 6:09 p.m. CT June 1, 2018 | Updated 6:27 a.m. CT June 2, 2018 Abbott Koloff, The (Bergen County, N.J.) Record (Photo: Robert Sciarrino, The (Newark, N.J.) Star-Ledger via AP) MORRISTOWN, N.J. — The … Continue reading

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“Another Buffalo priest placed on leave after abuse allegations” & related article

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WIVB 4 By: Evan Anstey Jenn Schanz Updated: May 31, 2018 05:46 PM EDT BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) – Another priest within the Diocese of Buffalo has been placed on administrative leave. Bishop Richard Malone placed Rev. Mark J. Wolski on leave … Continue reading

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“As Poulson waives preliminary hearing, another alleged victim comes forward” & related articles

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Your Erie Updated: May 31, 2018 06:55 PM EDT By:  Jackie Roberts A former priest in the Catholic Diocese of Erie is facing trial on child sexual abuse charges. On May 8th, the Attorney General’s Office charged the pastor at … Continue reading

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Most go that route

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Previously convicted molester Father Barry McGrory has been committed to stand trial on the charges from all three complainants.  And, yes, that means that the charges include those related to the allegations of one complainant who did not testify at … Continue reading

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Beg to differ

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Father Barry McGrory has a court date this morning: 31May 2018: 09:00 am,  courtroom #2, “to be spoken to”, Ottawa courthouse (161 Elgin St.) This will probably be a decision as to the way ahead with another court date set If … Continue reading

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Bishop Cantú breaks silence on Hobbs priest accused of sexual abuse

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Las Cruces Sun-New Published 8:00 p.m. MT May 30, 2018 Carlos Andres López, Las Cruces Sun-News (Photo: Josh Bachman/Sun-News) LAS CRUCES – Las Cruces Bishop Oscar Cantú on Wednesday disputed allegations that the diocese conspired to cover up an investigation … Continue reading

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Accused Belmont County Priest Had Been Blackmail Victim; Sex Abuse Investigation Ongoing

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The Inteligencer,  Wheel News-Register  (Wheeling WV) May 30, 2018 Matt Saxton. City Editor Msgr. Mark Froehlich was once a priest at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Bridgeport, shown here. Froehlich is facing a sex abuse allegation. Photo by Scott McCloskey … Continue reading

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Sex abuser gets three years

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The Brockville Recorder Monday, May 28, 2018 6:11:11 EDT PM   By Wayne Lowrie, Postmedia Network A former church organist and youth leader, who used his position of authority in the Catholic Church to sexually abuse a 15-year-old boy, was … Continue reading

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Latest Media Statement from the Basilian Fathers

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Congregation of St. Basil website May 22, 2018 – As an update to our April 27, 2018 statement, the Basilian Fathers will be pursuing an appeal of the judgment rendered April 26 in favour of Mr. Rod MacLeod in relation … Continue reading

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