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Two sex abuse charges dropped against priest after complainant dies

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Ottawa Citizen Updated: August 27, 2018 Andrew Duffy William Barry McGrory leaves the court house in Ottawa Friday Nov 25, 2016. Tony Caldwell / Postmedia Network Two historic sex abuse charges have been dropped against an Ottawa priest after one … Continue reading

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Most go that route

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Previously convicted molester Father Barry McGrory has been committed to stand trial on the charges from all three complainants.  And, yes, that means that the charges include those related to the allegations of one complainant who did not testify at … Continue reading

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A cause for concern

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News that a 10-day preliminary hearing into the fraud allegations against Father Amer Saka’s has been under way for over a week and will wrap up this Friday 30 March 2018: 27 March 2018:  Preliminary hearing in priest’s fraud case … Continue reading

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“Bavarian court jails ex-priest for 108 counts of child sex abuse” & related article

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The Local  de 22 February 2018 14:25 CET+01:00 AFP [email protected] @thelocalgermany Thomas Maria B. in court in Deggendorf. Photo: DPA A German former Catholic priest was on Thursday sentenced to eight and a half years in prison for more than … Continue reading

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A difficult few days in Newfoundland

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This is a lengthy post, broken into two:  (1)  A statement written by Michelle MacIsaac, a Newfoundlander who attended the recent Father George Smith court dates in Stephenville and Corner Brook Newfoundland, and (2) some reminders about Father George Ansel Smith. … Continue reading

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Pre-sentence in Newfoundland tomorrow

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Previously convicted molester Father George Smith has a court date in Stephenville Newfoundland tomorrow: )(Wednesday) 22 November 2017: 09:30 am, Pre-Sentence Report, Stephenville Newfoundland courthouse Pre-sentence report implies a conviction or “guilty” plea.  Is there something we missed here? No … Continue reading

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That Crown has become a defence lawyer

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Okay, a little information regarding testimony yesterday (Thursday 16 November 2017) at the sex abuse trial of previously convicted former Cornwall school Catholic teacher Marcel Lalonde. Background 1.  Marcel Lalonde has been previously charged and convicted, as I understand it, … Continue reading

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Convicted Moncton priest could face trial on new sex charge next year

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Yvon Arsenault is already in prison for molesting 9 boys in the 1970s CBC News Posted: Oct 19, 2017 12:18 PM AT      Last Updated: Oct 19, 2017 12:18 PM AT Yvon Arsenault, in a picture from February 2017, before he … Continue reading

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“Omer Desjardins faces charges of sexual nature for a fourth time” & original French text

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Radio Canada Published on Wednesday, October 04, 2017 [The following is a Google translation.  Scroll down for original French text] Former priest Omer Desjardins faces four counts of a sexual nature for acts allegedly committed in 1974 and 1975 in … Continue reading

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November court date

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The next court date for previously convicted Oblate priest Father Omer Desjardins is: 06 November 2017: 1 pm. “remand date,” court room # 102, Winnipeg Provincial courthouse (Main Floor, 408 York Ave.) A reminder that these charges were laid in … Continue reading

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