Category Archives: Trials

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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3 ex-students plead guilty to sex assault offences at St. Michael’s College School

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CBC CBC News · Posted: Oct 03, 2019 11:35 AM ET Adam Carter WARNING: This story contains graphic details that may be disturbing Three former students of a prestigious Toronto private school have pleaded guilty in a sex assault scandal … Continue reading

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More updates

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It’s taken a while but I have finally have the next court date for Father Cecil Noronha : 03 September 2019: 09:00 am, Assignment Court, Sudbury courthouse, 155 Elm St, Sudbury. This is open to the public but Father Noronha … Continue reading

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“George Pell to take his case to the High Court” & related articles

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The Age August 25, 2019 — 5.16pm By Chip Le Grand George Pell will take his case to the High Court, setting the scene for a final legal battle over the senior Catholic cleric’s child sex abuse convictions. Sources have … Continue reading

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Defrocked priests

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I had a blog together which disappeared into thin air when I tried to publish it 🙁  No draft.  No back up.  Poof!  Gone.  Very unusual that there is not one line of back-up anywhere, but …. it’s gone.  So, … Continue reading

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“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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Priest With Local Ties Has Sex Assault Charges Dropped

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High River online Published: Friday, 21 June 2019 06:38 Written by Russell Skeet Calgary Priest Malcom Joseph D’Souza worked at High River’s St. Francis de Sales Catholic Church from 2016 to 2018. Sexual Assault charges against him were dropped Thursday. … Continue reading

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