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“Decision on priest abuse lawsuit expected in months” & related article

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A decision about whether priest abuse victim Irene Deschenes can reopen her civil suit likely will be made within the next six months. London Free Press Updated 27 September 2018 Jane Sims Irene Deschenes wants a judge to re-open her … Continue reading

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“Father Joe, convicted of theft and fraud, returns to serve Catholic faithful in Ottawa” & related article

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Ottawa Citizen Updated: September 19, 2018 Andrew Duffy APRIL 1, 2009 – Father Joe LeClair, photographed inside Blessed Sacrament Church in the Glebe. Wayne Cuddington / Ottawa Citizen Rev. Joseph LeClair — Father Joe to his legion of supporters — … 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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“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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“Priests appeal $2.5M award in sex abuse case” & related statement from the Basilians

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Father William Hodgson Marshall was former principal at St. Mary’s College Soo Today 25 May 2018 by: Darren MacDonald Father William Hodgson Marshall Less than a month after a Toronto judge awarded a Sudbury man $2.5 million for compensation for … Continue reading

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Is it the squeaky wheel?

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And another mess from Chile: 22 May 2018:  “Chilean Bishop Suspends 12 Priests, Apologizes for Not Acting Sooner” & related articles The bishop apologizes for not acting sooner!  And the apology came on the heels of a media expose?! Is … Continue reading

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Confessions from pedophile priest could help Quebec sex abuse lawsuit

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Fresh radio 95.3 May 15, 2018  3:53 pm Mike Armstrong GlobalNews.ca A pedophile priest who died in prison is now helping his victims from beyond the grave. Paul-Andre Harvey sexually abused more than three dozen girls. Now he’s left behind … Continue reading

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Another guilty plea from former Cornwall Classical College prof?

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It sounds as though previously convicted Viatorian priest Father Ron Leger  has entered another guilty plea.  In March of this year we were anticipating a date being set for trial, but,  his next court date is for sentencing.  I checked … Continue reading

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” A pedophile priest blames his superiors” with original French text

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[Google translation – scroll down for original French text] LaPresse 14 May 2018 Former pedophile priest Paul-André Harvey accuses the clerical authorities of the Saguenay of ignoring his multiple calls for help and simply transferring him to another parish each … Continue reading

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Minnesota priest accused of abusing 60 boys in Guam

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Dozens of men accuse a 96-year-old priest of molesting them when they were boys. The Star Tribune 05 May 2018   — 8:11pm By Jean Hopfensperger Star Tribune Matt WeissLeo Tudela testified in 2016, when Guam lifted its statute of limitations … Continue reading

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