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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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Despite warnings, past Buffalo bishops returned abusive clergy to parishes

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The Buffalo News Published   May 27, 2018 | Updated May 27, 2018 By Jay Tokasz When a mother complained that the Rev. Norbert F. Orsolits propositioned her teenage son in a bar, the Diocese of Buffalo quietly sent him away … Continue reading

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“Adelaide Archbishop Philip Wilson found guilty of concealing child sexual abuse” & related articles

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The Herald      (Newcastle Australia) 22 May 2018 SAM RIGNEY Adelaide Archbishop Philip Edward Wilson leaving Newcastle courthouse during his hearing. Picture: Darren Pateman/AAP ADELAIDE Archbishop Philip Edward Wilson has been found guilty of concealing child sexual abuse allegations against another priest after … Continue reading

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“Chile’s bishops resign en masse over sex abuse cover-up” & related articles

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ABC News18 May 2018 By nicole winfield, associated press VATICAN CITY — May 18, 2018, 7:21 AM ET The Associated PressPope Francis reads his message during his weekly general audience in St. Peter’s Square at the Vatican, Wednesday, May 16, … Continue reading

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$2.6 million awarded to man abused by former principal of St. Mary’s College (8 photos)

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Largest award ever of punitive damages against the Catholic Church in Canada. Father Hod Marshall was known as ‘Happy Hands’ ostensibly because of his love for basketball Soo Today 01 May 2018 by: David Helwig   In a landmark civil … Continue reading

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“Roman Catholic Church to pay $2.6M in landmark sex abuse case” & related article

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The London Free PressPublished on: April 27, 2018 | Last Updated: April 27, 2018 6:39 PM EDT Jane Sims Rev. William Hodgson Marshall makes his way into the Superior Court in Windsor. (File photo) By the time Rev. William Hodgson … Continue reading

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“Bishop of Galloway says abuse scandal ‘blackens good name’ of Church ” & related article

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The Scotsman 18 April 2018   Published: 06:00 Updated: 10:22 Wednesday 18 April 2018 Chris Marshall Bishop William Nolan addresses the congregation of Holy Family Church A Catholic bishop has said the case of a paedophile priest has “poisoned relationships” within … Continue reading

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“Former church chancellor accused of sexual abuse” & related article

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The Guam Daily Post 11 April 2018 Mindy Aguon | The Guam Daily Post The Archdiocese of Agana’s former chancellor has been named in a civil complaint filed in the District Court of Guam as the alleged abuser of a … Continue reading

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Vatican treasurer Cardinal Pell faces final week of historical abuse hearing

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CNN By Lucie Morris-Marr, CNN Updated 0210 GMT (1010 HKT) March 26, 2018 Cardinal George Pell leaves the Victorian Magistrates Court in Melbourne on March 5, 2018. Melbourne, Australia (CNN)Cardinal George Pell is set for a tense wait for a … Continue reading

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“Ex-Priest in jail for sexual assault seeking parole that could see him walk nearly halfway through his sentence” & related article

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 CHCH Posted: March 20, 2018 10:06:01 PM       Last updated: March 20, 2018 10:12:41 PM   A former Welland Priest and sexual predator is applying to be released from prison early after serving less than half of his sentence. One of … Continue reading

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