Category Archives: Accused or charged

“Kerala priest accused of influencing nun to withdraw sex abuse case” & related article

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Following the nun’s accusation, a number of other nuns and even a few priests have raised allegations against the bishop Gulf News India Published: 13:51 July 29, 2018 Akhel Mathew, Correspondent Image Credit: Twitter A nun at the church’s convent … Continue reading

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Pope Francis accepts resignation of Archbishop Philip Wilson

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The Australian Archbishop Philip Wilson leaves Newcastle Local Court. Picture: AAP Sam Buckingham-Jones Journalist 12:35AM July 31, 2018 The Pope has effectively sacked Philip Wilson after the Adelaide archbishop refused to stand down despite being the most senior Catholic to … Continue reading

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“US Vatican cardinal: “Not once did I even suspect” McCarrick” & related articles

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ABC News VATICAN CITY — Jul 31, 2018, 4:49 PM ET By Nicole Winfield, associated press The Associated PressCardinal Kevin Farrell, head of the Vatican’s family and laity office, talks during an interview with The Associated Press in office in … Continue reading

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Unable to open new pages where new ones needed

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Another one of those ‘read it and weep’ articles:  for so so many reasons. 28 June 2018:  Accused priests. Millions in quiet payouts. And it was all kept on a list Time is scarce for me right now, so I … Continue reading

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“Court document lists $15 million in quiet sex-abuse settlements by London diocese” & related article

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Toronto StarThu., June 28, 2018 By Sandro ContentaFeature WriterMary OrmsbyFeature Writer A decade-long court battle between the Roman Catholic Diocese of London and its insurance company has disclosed $15 million in largely secret settlements to people who sued priests for … Continue reading

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Just not possible

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Previously convicted Archdiocese of Ottawa priest Father Barry McGrory has a court date in Ottawa this morning: 26 June 2018: 10:15 am, pre-trial discovery,  Ottawa courthouse (161 Elgin St.) As much as I would love to be there it’s just … Continue reading

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“Pa. Supreme Court blocks release of priest sex abuse report” & related article

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The Morning Call   (Allentown, PA) 20 June 2018 The Pennsylvania Supreme Court on Wednesday blocked the expected release of a massive report examining sexual abuse and misconduct by priests in six Pennsylvania dioceses, including Allentown. The state’s high court issued … Continue reading

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Former Vatican diplomat wanted in Windsor for child pornography gets five years

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Windsor police issued a Canada-wide warrant for Capella last September on charges of accessing child pornography, possessing child pornography and distributing child pornography. The Windsor Star 24 June 2018 Craig Pearson & The Associated Press Updated: June 24, 2018 Former Holy … Continue reading

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“Ex-priest who abused child allowed access to Chicago schools” & related article

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FOX News 22 June 2018 By MICHAEL TARM | Associated Press CHICAGO –  Chicago Public Schools correspondence provided to The Associated Press shows that the nation’s third largest school district gave a former Roman Catholic priest access to its schools … Continue reading

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“Vatican court jails ex-diplomat Italian priest Carlo Alberto Capella for child porn” & related articles

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USA TodayPublished 1:50 p.m. ET June 23, 2018 Deutsche Welle (Photo: Vatican handout, EPA-EFE) A Vatican court sentenced Carlo Alberto Capella to five years in prison for the possession and distribution of child pornography on Saturday. The 51-year-old priest admitted to … Continue reading

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