Category Archives: Scandal

“Priest in northeast Calgary charged with sexual assault” & related articles

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Calgary Herald Updated: January 15, 2019 RYAN RUMBOLT Calgary police have charged a Catholic priest with sexually assaulting a woman more than six years ago. Investigators say the woman told them last October about assaults at St. Mark Roman Catholic Church … Continue reading

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“Ex-priest loses appeal for 19-year sentence in Igloolik sex-abuse case” & related article

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Eric Dejaeger appealed conviction on 24 counts related to sexual abuse in Igloolik between 1978 and 1982 CBC News Posted: Nov 26, 2018 11:57 AM CT Catholic priest Eric Dejaeger leaves an Iqaluit, Nunavut courtroom Jan. 20, 2011 after his … Continue reading

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“Vigano letter responds to Cardinal Ouellet’s charge of rebellion against pope” & related articles

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Catholic  News Agency  CNA 19 October 2018 By Hannah Brockhaus Vatican City, Oct 19, 2018 / 08:22 am (CNA/EWTN News).- In a new testimony Friday, Archbishop Carlo Vigano charged that Pope Francis has been negligent in his responsibilities to the … Continue reading

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“St. Michael’s College president, principal resign amid student sex-assault probe” & related articles

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Toronto Globe and Mail22 November 2018 Victoria Gibson and Molly Hayes   St. Michael’s College School principal Gregory Reeves speaks with the media in Toronto on Nov. 19, 2018. Christopher Katsarov/The Canadian Press The president and principal of St. Michael’s … Continue reading

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“Montreal priest takes the stand and denies allegations in sexual abuse trial” & related articles

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Global News 22 November 2018 6:31 pm By Amanda Jelowicki Anchor/Reporter  Global News WATCH: Father Brian Boucher took the stand in his own defense on the fourth day of his trial. As Global’s Amanda Jelowicki explains, the Catholic priest is … Continue reading

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“Priest working in Jackson previously accused of sexual harassment, lawsuit shows” & related articles

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Mississippi Clarion Ledger Published 8:57 a.m. CT Nov. 21, 2018 | Updated 9:22 a.m. CT Nov. 21, 2018 Sarah Fowler (Photo: Harold Gater) A priest currently visiting the Jackson diocese has faced past accusations of sexual harassment. The Rev. Maurice Nutt … Continue reading

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Cormier: Father Edward Cormier

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Edward Cormier Father Edward Cormier Priest, Archdiocese of Moncton, New Brunswick.  Ordained 26 May 1949. ____________________________________ Archbishops of Moncton Archdiocese from time of Father Cormier’s  ordination to early 2000s: Norbert Robichaud  (25 July 1942 – 23 Mar 1972) ; Donat … Continue reading

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“‘I blocked it out,’ alleged victim testifies in sexual abuse trial of Fr. Brian Boucher” & related article

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Man in his 30s says he was sexually abused by Montreal Catholic priest CBC News Posted: Nov 20, 2018 5:34 PM ET | Last Updated: November 20 Steve Rukavina · CBC News · Fr. Brian Boucher, 57, seen here at … Continue reading

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“Young man testifies that he was abused by Montreal priest Brian Boucher for three years as a teen” & related articles

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Brian Boucher, a Catholic priest who worked at churches across Montreal, is on trial for sexual assault. CTV Montreal Published Monday, November 19, 2018 12:33PM EST Last Updated Monday, November 19, 2018 8:30PM EST CTV Montreal: Priest on trial   … Continue reading

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“Vatican’s handling of sexual misconduct complaints about ex-cardinal Theodore McCarrick reveals a lot about the Catholic Church” & related articles

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Washington Post 02 October 2018 By Michelle Boorstein In this Nov. 14, 2011 photo, then Cardinal Theodore McCarrick prays during the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops’ annual fall assembly in Baltimore. McCarrick. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky) In November 2000, a … Continue reading

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