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“Priest pedophilia complaint ‘bishop’s responsibility, inquiry told’ ” & related articles

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From: The Australian July 19, 2013 2:28PM by: Dan Box A SENIOR Catholic cleric has said a victim of a pedophile priest asked him to stop the man reoffending, but he could not as this responsibility lay only with his … Continue reading

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“School principal disputes Malone’s evidence” & VIDEO

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ABC (Australia) Updated Mon Jul 15, 2013 11:01pm AEST Former school principal, William Callinan, has told the Newcastle inquiry into sexual abuse in the Catholic Church that former Bishop, Michael Malone, did not warn him that Father James Fletcher was … Continue reading

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“Commission to hear final evidence from police whistleblower Peter Fox” & related articles

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ABC News (Australia) 09 July 2013 PHOTO: Detective Chief Inspector Peter Fox due to wrap up his evidence at the Special Commission of Inquiry today in Newcastle. (AAP: Jon Reid)   After a day of in-camera evidence, the inquiry into child sexual … Continue reading

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“Church sorry for ‘legal abuse'” & related articles

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The Age    Victoria, Australia Date July 3, 2013 – 7:11PM Barney Zwartz Religion editor, The Age. The Catholic Church has apologised for “legally abusing” a sexual abuse victim who lost a landmark compensation case after the church argued it could … Continue reading

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“Whistleblower cop a zealot: NSW inquiry” & related articles

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thewest.com.au AAP June 26, 2013, 1:59 pm The police whistleblower whose allegations helped trigger an inquiry into alleged child sex abuse by NSW priests has been described as a lying zealot. Newcastle police crime manager Wayne Humphrey told the inquiry … Continue reading

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“Police ‘not concerned’ about clergy’s reputation” & related article

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ABC News (Australia) Updated Mon May 13, 2013 7:37pm AEST By Dan Cox Video:  External link Senior inspector denies being concerned for Catholic reputation (7pm TV News NSW) A senior New South Wales policeman has denied being concerned about the reputation … Continue reading

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“Sex abuse whistleblower’s misleading tweet” & related article

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The Sydney Morning Herald May 13, 2013 – 7:08PM Paul Maguire AAP The senior detective who triggered an inquiry into the handling of allegations of child sex abuse by Hunter Valley priests faces a possible contempt charge. Detective Chief Inspector … Continue reading

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“INQUIRY: Church delivers warning” & “Whistleblower cop axed, abuse probe told”

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The Newcastle Herald May 9, 2013, 11:30 p.m. By JASON GORDON UNDER FIRE: Detective Chief Inspector Peter Fox leaves the inquiry with wife Penny yesterday. Picture: Simone De Peak A KEY senior figure within the Catholic diocese of Maitland-Newcastle has … Continue reading

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