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Brendan Smyth – the evil predator who sparked crisis in Church and State

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The Belfast Telegraph 02 May 2012 By Fergus Black Leering chillingly into the camera lens, the face is that of perhaps the country’s best-known and most notorious of paedophile priests. The fallout from the controversy surrounding the case of serial … Continue reading

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Charges from the West

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Some many recall that last July two Saskatoon, Saskatchewan men went to police with sex abuse allegations against convicted Basilian molester/predator Father William Hodgson Marshall. Well, charges have been laid! I honestly had concerns that this was going nowhere.  You … Continue reading

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Was he lying?

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Father Yvon Doiron will be sentenced this afternoon (Monday 30 January 2012) at 1:30 pm at the Campbellton court house, Campbellton, New Brunswick. As always, please pass on news of the outcome, either with a link to a media coverage … Continue reading

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Vadeboncoeur: Father Denis Vadeboncoeur sv

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Priest  Ordained 12 June 1965 probably for the religious order Saint Vincent de Paul (sv) (he is shown as a member of the order in the 1967 directory).  In some later directories the order is referred to as the Religious … Continue reading

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Gambling Priest Gets 3 Years Prison in Vegas Case

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ABC News 13 January 2012 By KEN RITTER Associated Press LAS VEGAS January 13, 2012 (AP) Muffled sobs erupted Friday in a courtroom packed with supporters of a Roman Catholic priest who was sentenced to more than three years in … Continue reading

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Bishop Raymond Lahey sentenced, out on probation due to time already served in child porn case

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The Toronto Star 04 December 2011 SEAN KILPATRICK/CANADIAN PRESS Steve Rennie The Canadian Press Disgraced Roman Catholic Bishop Raymond Lahey was sentenced to 15 months in jail, but released on probation because of time already served. OTTAWA—A disgraced Roman Catholic … Continue reading

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In the refectory

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I have posted three new articles/ on the Monsignor Robert Borne page.  Two are from the Eganivlle Leader – excellent and informative recaps of the testimony and conviction of Borne: 30 November 2011: Robert Borne testifies he did grope a teenage boy but … Continue reading

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Vesnaugh: Gerard John Vesnaugh

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    Gerard John Vesnaugh Jerry Vesnaugh alias:  Frank Edward Quinn American. Ex Jesuit priest.  Ordained 1968.  Served in Detroit, Michigan.  Laicized/DEFROCKED in 1975.  Studied law and worked as a lawyer.  Had his licence suspended for 120 days.  May have been disbarred … Continue reading

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Stories goes to grave: Plouffe; Bishop says full story of abuse allegations may never be known

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Sudbury Star 30 January 2008 By Carol Mulligan We will never know the full story behind claims of sexual abuse against Roman Catholic clergy and the people who make them, says Bishop Jean-Louis Plouffe. Plouffe isn’t denying there have been … Continue reading

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Przybylski: Father Konstanty Przybylski

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Konstanty Przybylski Frederick Przybylski Father Konny Polish-born Priest, Diocese London, Ontario.   Ordained 1975.    Served in the Archdiocese of Chicago prior to his arrival in Canada around 1988.   2006: GUILTY plea to sex abuse of two boys in Port Dover, … Continue reading

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