Category Archives: Clerical sexual predators

“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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Chaldeon priest who made a “mistake” off to prison

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It is confirmed: the trial of Monsignor James Patrick Robertson will continue in December: 06 December 2019: continuation of trial, 09:30 am, Corner Brook Courthouse (82 Mt. Bernard Avenue) Please keep the complainant in your prayers. ***** Father Amer Saka, … 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As mentioned before, Father Cecil Noronha has entered into a peace bond and the three charges against him were withdrawn.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 bond and withdrawal of charges for Father Noronha

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Father Cecil Noronha has signed a peace bond.  During a Friday, 11 October 2019 hearing “for resolution” all three charges against Father Cecil Noronha  were withdrawn and he entered into a peace bond. I am currently awaiting a copy of … Continue reading

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Cardinal George Pell to appeal to high court over child sexual abuse conviction

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Former Vatican treasurer has maintained his innocence after the Victorian court of appeal ruled two-to-one against his appeal Tue 17 Sep 2019 07.38 BST First published on Tue 17 Sep 2019 06.59 BST Melissa Davey @MelissaLDavey Lawyers for Cardinal George Pell have … Continue reading

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“Prosecutors lodge High Court docs for Pell” & related articles

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The Canberra Times October 9 2019 – 10:02AM Prosecutors have lodged documents with the High Court as it considers George Pell’s appeal. There is no basis for jailed pedophile cardinal George Pell to appeal to Australia’s highest court and his … Continue reading

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Catholic diocese admits liability in sex assault case involving Kamloops priest

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  A lawyer for the corporate entity that is the Roman Catholic Bishop of the Diocese of Kamloops admits that his client is vicariously liable for sex assaults committed by a priest more than 40 years ago. Vancouver Sun Updated: … Continue reading

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“‘I prayed for God to stop him’: Woman describes alleged sex assaults by B.C. priest” & related article

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Rosemary Anderson testified Tuesday about a series of sexual assaults she claims she suffered at the hands of a Catholic priest 40 years ago. Vancouver Sun Updated: October 8, 2019 Keith Fraser Rosemary Anderson, who claims that Father Erlindo Molon … Continue reading

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