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Dominican Republic weighs arguments against Wesolowski

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The Tablet 02 September 2014 14:19 by Jon Stibbs Authorities in the Dominican Republic yesterday began an analysis of whether they had the legal jurisdiction to start a trial against their former papal nuncio, Archbishop Jozef Wesolowski, 66. Wesolowski faces criminal … Continue reading

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“Polish archbishop appeals defrocking for sexual abuse” & related article

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themalaymailonline.com August 26, 2014 VATICAN CITY, Aug 26 — A Polish archbishop accused of child sex abuse in the Dominican Republic has appealed against a Roman Catholic tribunal’s decision to defrock him, the Vatican said yesterday. Jozef Wesolowski, who had … Continue reading

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“Archbishop Jozef Wesolowski defrocked by Vatican for sexually abusing boys” & related article

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Polish-born clergyman was Vatican’s ambassador to the Dominican Republic CBC News Posted: Jun 27, 2014 6:06 PM ETLast Updated: Jun 27, 2014 6:48 PM ET Archbishop Jozef Wesolowski was fired from his diplomatic post on Aug. 21 after the archbishop … Continue reading

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Decades after abuses in Saskatoon, Ontario, pedophile priest loses teaching licence

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The Regina Leader Post 03 January 2014 By Sarah Sacheli, Windsor Star January 3, 2014 In this file photo, Rev. William Hodgson Marshall makes his way Thursday June 9, 2011, into the Superior Court in Windsor, Ont. Photograph by: Dan … Continue reading

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A Vatican Soap Opera

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The daily Beast December 8th 20135:45 am By Barbie Latza Nadeau   In what could be a scene straight out of The Thorn Birds, a once high-ranking priest will finally marry the mother of his child, who happens to be … Continue reading

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Co Kerry priest accused of sex abuse left church to work with children

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breakingnews.ie   (Ireland) 10 December 2013 18:08:37 A priest facing several sex abuse allegations asked to be dismissed and went on to work in a job which gave him access to children, the church watchdog has found. The ex-cleric was the … Continue reading

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“Green Bay diocese officially removes former priest accused of abuse” & related article

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Allegations from 50 years ago spark action  greenbaypressgazette.com Jul. 5, 2013 7:17 PM Written by Paul Srubas Press-Gazette Media A man who voluntarily left the priesthood in 1972 has formally been removed from the clergy over an allegation that he sexually … Continue reading

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Diocese publishing list of priests removed during past decade

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The Catholic Courier 06 June 2012 EDITOR’S NOTE: On June 6, 2012, the Diocese of Rochester published on its website a categorized list of priests who have been removed from ministry since the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops issued its … Continue reading

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