Tag Archives: Nova Scotia

Blogged testimony from Brent Hawkes sex trial

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The following are the live blogsof the Brent Hawkes trial  posted on CTV New website on Thursday 17 December 2016 by Blair Rhodes.  The trial is being conducted in Kentville, Nova Scotia.   (There is no court Friday.  Hearings resume … Continue reading

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“Man accusing Toronto pastor Brent Hawkes of sex crimes faces cross-examination in Nova Scotia” & elated articles

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Complainant says Hawkes performed sex acts on him during a drunken party in the 1970s CBC News Nova Scotia The Canadian Press Posted: Nov 17, 2016 9:26 AM ATLast Updated: Nov 17, 2016 2:16 PM AT Toronto pastor Brent Hawkes … Continue reading

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It’s all “legal”

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When it comes to dealing with convicted molesters in Canada, we  truly are in a sad state in this country – both in and out of the Church. Look at this series of articles: 18 October 2016:  “Sex offender Denis … Continue reading

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She did what all responsible adults would do

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Well, I am, once again, at a loss for words. Sick to my stomach. I truly want to say that you won’t believe what I am about to tell you, but, no, I think that by now you have all … Continue reading

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“Diocese of Antigonish reaches out after sex abuse scandal” & related articles

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Roman Catholic diocese holding a series of meetings CBC News P osted: Nov 26, 2013 6:53 AM AT Last Updated: Nov 26, 2013 6:53 AM AT A Roman Catholic diocese in Nova Scotia is trying to connect with people who … Continue reading

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“Battered Antigonish diocese unveils renewal plan” & related articles

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The Diocese of Antigonish hopes to fight a decline in the Catholic church CBC News Posted: Oct 10, 2013 12:19 PM AT Last Updated: Oct 10, 2013 12:19 PM AT People gather at a conference in Membertou to discuss a … Continue reading

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Diocese sued over alleged abuse by priest

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 The Halifax Chronicle Herald September 26, 2013 – 7:28pm A former altar boy at Immaculate Conception Parish Church in Truro is suing the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Halifax for alleged sexual abuse by a priest. Court papers filed Wednesday in … Continue reading

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Unsettled

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The Canadian Lawyer Issue Date: January 2010 Written by  Richard Foot    A priest’s child porn charges and the opposition of some victims are casting a pall over a groundbreaking agreement between the Diocese of Antigonish and sexual abuse victims. … Continue reading

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I pray I am pleasantly surprised

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Deacon William Kokesch had a court date in Montreal this morning.  Has anyone heard anything of the outcome? I will check tomorrow to see if I can get the next courtdate. ***** The Father Philip Jacobs sentencing is scheduled for … Continue reading

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Not surprised…

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Very disappointing news today (22 April 2013) from the Supreme Court of Canada: 22 April 2013: “Sex assault accuser reacts to top court case dismissal” & related articles I have included in the above an article from this morning`s Toronto … Continue reading

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