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Last clergy files released in Los Angeles 8 years after deal

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The Fresno Bee Associated Press May 1, 2015 By GILLIAN FLACCUS LOS ANGELES — An attorney for hundreds of sex abuse victims in Los Angeles released the last batch of files Friday kept by the Roman Catholic church on priests … Continue reading

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Cardinal to testify in minutes

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Cardinal George Pell will be testifying via video-link (from the Vatican or Rome) in about 10 minutes.  He is due to testify at 4 pm Melbourne Australia time, which is 2 am Eastern Standard Time (the time here in Ontario, … Continue reading

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Cardinal George to give video deposition in priest’s abuse case

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Chicago Tribune 29 May 2014 By Manya Brachear Pashman Tribune reporter Cardinal Francis George will give a video deposition today tied to multiple lawsuits against the archdiocese, alleging sexual abuse by former Roman Catholic priest and convicted sex offender Daniel … Continue reading

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“Sydney church’s $1.2b wealth revealed ” & related articles

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The Australian March 25, 2014 7:20PM By Peter Trute AAP THE Sydney Catholic archdiocese controls funds worth more than $1.2 billion and has regularly made multi-million dollar tax-free profits. The royal commission into child sex abuse heard the archdiocese banked … Continue reading

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Cardinal Francis George: “Accountability and transparency”

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The Cardinal’s Column Catholic New World (Newspaper of the Archdiocese of Chicago) Francis Cardinal George, O.M.I. December 8 – 21, 2013 Accountability and transparency Dear Brothers and Sisters in Christ, This January, as was announced a month ago in a … Continue reading

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“Secret files detail alleged priest abuse” & related article

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by: DAN BOX From: The Australian August 29, 2013 12:00AM CONFIDENTIAL files held by the Archdiocese of Sydney detail dozens of meetings in which two of the country’s most senior serving Catholic clerics convinced pedophile priests to quietly resign, an … Continue reading

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“Call for paedophile priest to front abuse inquiries” & related article

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ABC News (Australia) Posted Wed Mar 20, 2013 9:30am AEDT There are calls for a paedophile priest to be forced to give evidence about the Catholic Church to two inquiries. Gerald Ridsdale was sentenced to a maximum of 25 years … Continue reading

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Talk about rationalizing

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I spent the day at the hospital with my husband today – just home now.  He had a wicked headache and stiff neck.  The headache started yesterday afternoon and got progressively worse through the night.  By this morning he couldn’t … Continue reading

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Cardinal Says Pedophilia Not A Crime: Durban Archbishop Says Pedophilia Not A Crime: Durban Archbishop Wilfrid Fox Napier Apologizes For Saying Pedophiles Should Not Be Punished For ‘Disorder’

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International Business Times March 18 2013 9:26 AM By Jill Heller South Africa’s Archbishop of Durban, Wilfrid Fox Napier, apologized on Monday for offending victims of child abuse after he described pedophilia as a “mental illness” and not a crime … Continue reading

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God have mercy on us

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Sick bay at our house – both husband and I now down and out with the flu 🙁 A sad pair we are! ***** Three court dates tomorrow, Monday 25 February 2013: (1) Father Philip Jacobs Tomorrow morning the judge … Continue reading

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