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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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“George Pell’s barrister Robert Richter too ‘angry, emotional’ to lead defence team” & related articles

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ABC   Australian Broadcasting Corporation 05 March 2019 By Damian McIver Photo: Mr Richter has confirmed he is leaving George Pell’s legal team. (AAP: Erik Anderson) Top barrister, Robert Richter QC, will no longer represent Cardinal George Pell in court for … Continue reading

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Latest Media Statement from the Basilian Fathers

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Congregation of St. Basil website May 22, 2018 – As an update to our April 27, 2018 statement, the Basilian Fathers will be pursuing an appeal of the judgment rendered April 26 in favour of Mr. Rod MacLeod in relation … Continue reading

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Saga of dead pedophile priest, principal continues

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SaultStar.com Friday, May 25, 2018 9:07:00 EDT AM  Postmedia Network The legal saga of a now dead, predatory pedophile priest who victimized a young Sudbury student more than 50 years ago is not quite over. In a release posted to … Continue reading

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Basilian insult to victim and jury

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The Basilians aren’t about to turn the other cheek.  The order is refusing to accept the judgment of a jury whereby it awarded Mr. Rod MacLean, a victim of clerical sexual abuse,  $500,000 punitive damages and damages for economic loss: … 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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“Disgraced priest appeals sex abuse conviction and jail term” & related articles

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 BBC News                             Glasgow & West Scotland 3 May 2018 A Catholic priest jailed for nine years for sexually abusing three children and a trainee priest is appealing his conviction and sentence. Father Paul Moore, 82, was found guilty of the … Continue reading

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Where are their heads?

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Former Gananoque church organist and previously convicted molester Brian Lucy  has an upcoming court-date for sentencing: 22 May  2018:  2 pm, sentencing, Brockville Ontario courthouse (41 Court House Square) Lucy entered a guilty plea to charges related to the long-term … Continue reading

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“Byrnes apologizes to Apuron’s victims, speaks of a better church” & related articles

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Pacific Daily News Published 1:37 p.m. ChT March 19, 2018 | Updated 5:18 p.m. ChT March 19, 2018 Haidee V Eugenio, [email protected] Archbishop Michael Jude Byrnes addresses the Vatican’s decision to convict former Guam Archishop Anthony S. Apuron during a … Continue reading

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Ex-priest Dejaeger’s appeal starts moving through Nunavut court

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Notorious sex offender appealing some of his 2014 convictions Nunatsiaq Online NEWS: Nunavut November 16, 2017 – 3:30 pm Ex-priest Eric Dejaeger is escorted to the Nunavut Court of Justice around the start of his 2013-14 trial. (FILE PHOTO) NUNATSIAQ NEWS … Continue reading

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