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Retired priest admits being repeat sex offender

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Kingston Whig Standard By Sue Yanagisawa, Kingston Whig-Standard Monday, October 24, 2016 6:54:20 EDT PM Retired Roman Catholic priest Robyn Q. Gwyn, who was found guilty in late September of sexually assaulting a Kingston man when his accuser was still … Continue reading

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Man’s dramatic deathbed story of sexual abuse leads to $2-million lawsuit against Ottawa archdiocese

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National Post Andrew Duffy, Postmedia News | September 7, 2016 12:35 AM ET James Park/PostmediaSaint-Rémi Parish in Ottawa. The estate of a late Ottawa man has launched a $2-million lawsuit against the Archdiocese of Ottawa for sexual abuse he allegedly … Continue reading

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Trouble for the Cardinal

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I don’t know what’s happening, but this summer is turning into a busy time.  Lots happening, both with Sylvia’s Site and the regular business of family life, with big birthdays,  anniversaries and so on  🙂 I am awaiting call backs … Continue reading

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Priest pleads guilty to drunk driving

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Minimum sentence handed out for Fr. Joseph LeClair Guelph Today 26 July 2016 by: Rob O’Flanagan An alcoholic who spent eight months in prison for fraud in 2014, Fr. Joseph LeClair, an associate pastor at St. Joseph Catholic Church in … Continue reading

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“Former priest who served third of abuse sentence gets parole” & related articles

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RELIGION FOX news Published July 19, 2016 CORNER BROOK, Newfoundland –  A retired Roman Catholic priest who was sentenced to 11 years in prison for sex offences involving young boys in eastern Canada has been granted full parole after serving … Continue reading

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Former P.E.I. priest facing drunk driving charges

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The Guardian (PEI) 08 June 2016   Published on January 21, 2014 FILE PHOTO: Father Joe LeClair, left, arrives at the Ottawa courthouse in the company of his lawyer, Matt Webber. Photo special to The Guardian by Chris Mikula, Postmedia/Ottawa … Continue reading

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It’s all a bit strange

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The Father Timothy O’Connor  page has been added.  As you can see, the information which I have on this priest is rather sparse.  It is the strangest thing, but when I google his name I find nothing.  Absolutely nothing.  I … Continue reading

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O’Connor: Father Timothy O’Connor

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Father Timothy O’Connor Priest, Diocese of Peterborough, Ontario, ordained 1989.   1992 charged. Initially faced four charges – entered plea of GUILTY to two charges (Sexual assault (s. 271 cc,  and sexual interference s. 151) the other two charges were withdrawn. … Continue reading

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Is this justice?

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Read it and weep: 11 December 2015:  Retired priest granted day parole  In March 0f 2013 Father George Ansel Smith, a priest with the Diocese of St. George’s Newfoundland, entered a guilty plea to 38 charges related to sexual abuse … Continue reading

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Retired priest granted day parole

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The Western Star Published on December 11, 2015 Diane Crocker George Ansel Smith, a retired Roman Catholic priest serving time for sexual assault, has been granted day parole by the Parole Board of Canada. Smith In a decision released Thursday, … Continue reading

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