Category Archives: Trials

“‘I keep asking why,’ victim tells court during Barry McGrory sentencing hearing” & related article

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The Ottawa Citizen Updated 03 March 2010 ANDREW DUFFY = Barry McGrory — a defrocked Catholic priest who abused children in the 1960s before being quietly shipped to another diocese — leaves the Elgin Street courthouse last May. JULIE OLIVER … Continue reading

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ARREST WARRANT: Disgraced former Ottawa priest skips sentencing

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Ottawa SunPublished: November 18, 2019 Updated: November 18, 2019 5:10 PM EST Gary Dimmock                 Disgraced former Catholic priest Barry McGrory skipped his sentencing at the Ottawa courthouse Monday morning. Superior Court Justice Michelle O’Bonsawin has issued … Continue reading

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“What has happened with Cardinal George Pell’s appeal against child sex abuse conviction?” & related articles

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The high court ruling was not as straightforward as it originally seemed, explains Paul Karp The Guardian Wed 13 Nov 2019 01.10 GMT Last modified on Wed 13 Nov 2019 01.40 GMT Paul Karp Cardinal George Pell leaves the supreme court of Victoria in Melbourne. … Continue reading

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“Former Ontario priest gets 2-year sentence for gambling $1M meant for refugees” & related articles

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Global News Posted October 22, 2019 9:27 pm By Sawyer Bogdan Global News Amer Saka of St. Joseph Chaldean Catholic Church. YouTube/screenshot The former Catholic priest who pleaded guilty to defrauding refugees and their families of nearly $1 million has … 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As mentioned before, Father Cecil Noronha has entered into a peace bond and the three charges against him were withdrawn.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 Bonds in Ontario

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[The following information regarding peace bonds in Ontario is drawn from the Steps to Justice website . Links to the website are included with each of the four steps] ___________________ Should I sign a peace bond to deal with my … 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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