Category Archives: Clerical sexual predators

“George Pell’s appeal against his child sex abuse convictions will be decided by a court next week” & related article

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ABC News (Australian Broadcasting) 15 August 2019 By Emma Younger Photo: George Pell is serving a six-year jail term for sexually abusing two boys in the 1990s. (AAP: Julian Smith) Cardinal George Pell could be released from custody next week … Continue reading

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Trial of previously convicted Viatorian priest adjourned

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The TRIAL for Monsignor James Robertson is booked for two days in October: 17 October 2019, 09:30 am, Corner Brook Courthouse (82 Mt. Bernard Avenue). Please keep the complainant in your prayers ***** The second sex abuse trial of previously … Continue reading

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“Priest’s sexual assault trial adjourned due to failing health” & related article

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Ronald Léger was charged with sexually abusing multiple boys over a span of decades CBC News · Posted: Jul 21, 2019 12:07 PM CT | Last Updated: July 21 Cameron MacLean The charges against Ronald Léger stem from a period … Continue reading

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Former Catholic priest Barry McGrory found guilty of historic sex assaults

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Ottawa Citizen 24 June 2019 Andrew Duffy Defrocked Catholic priest Barry McGrory has been found guilty of sexually abusing two teenage boys in a church rectory during the early years of his long and sordid clerical career. McGrory, 85, showed … Continue reading

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Ex-priest and previously convicted molester Mr. Barry McGrory has been convicted of all counts of indecent assault on a male and  indecent assault.  McGrory appeared in court this morning with four supporters.  Neither of the two victims was in court … Continue reading

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Updates

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There are several updates regarding trials and court-dates: (1)  Father Malcolm D’Souza Priest Diocese of Calgary Alberta.  Late vocation to the priesthood – ordained 2002. The charges laid against Father Malcolm D’Souza in January 2019 have been withdrawn: 20 June … Continue reading

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“Polish priest in stable condition after stabbing” & related article

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Grandin Media By Catholic Ner3ws Agency Wrocław, Poland 12 June 2019 Rev. Ireneusz Bakalarczyk was stabbed on his way to celebrate Mass at the church of the Blessed Virgin Mary on the Sand in Wrocław,Catholic News Agency A Catholic priest … Continue reading

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“Sexual assault: Nuncio Ventura accused in Paris and invited to the Vatican” & original French text

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[This is a google translation – a rather poor one! – of the  original French Liberation article.  Scroll down for French text. ] Liberation    (France) By Bernadette Sauvaget – June 11, 2019 at 20:46  Sexual assault: Nuncio Ventura accused in … Continue reading

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New legal calendar

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A fee updates on five upcoming court-dates.  As always, please keep all the victims and complainants in your prayers: (1)  Barry McGrory The verdict for the trial of ex-priest and previously convicted molester Barry McGrory is scheduled to be rendered … Continue reading

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George Pell appeal: prosecutor struggles to answer judges’ questions

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Christopher Boyce accidentally says victim’s name, which is suppressed, during Thursday’s hearing The Guardian Thu 6 Jun 2019 07.37 BST Last modified on Thu 6 Jun 2019 09.14 BST Melissa Davey @MelissaLDavey Cardinal George Pell arrives at court for his appeal hearing. … Continue reading

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