Tag Archives: Toronto

Primavera: Father Bruno Primavera

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Bruno F. Primavera Bruno Franklin Primavera American-born priest, Archdiocese of Toronto.  Ordained 1973.  Affiliated with St. Michael’s Boys Choir School in the 70s.  In 1979 transferred to the Diocese of Norwich Connecticut.  A note from Toronto’s Auxiliary Bishop Thoma B. … Continue reading

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Brief comments

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No news as yet on Father Linus Bastien‘s day in a Windsor Ontario courtroom to answer to the 18 new charges. I’ve posted a number of articles today.  I will list a few with brief comments: (1) 14 February 2012:  … Continue reading

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Lee: Father Bernard Lee

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Bernard Lee Bernard Injou Lee Father Bernard Lee Priest, Archdiocese of Toronto.  Ordained 1983.  Late 1990s or early 2000 allegations of financial and sexual improprieties of some nature.  Whether or  not these were investigated is unknown. In 2001 chaos erupted … Continue reading

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Any ideas?

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Sentencing hearing for Father Levi Noel tomorrow morning at the Tracadie-Sheila courthouse, Tracadie-Sheila, New Brunswick. I don’t have the start time – it is probably 9:30 or 10 am.  Noel is already serving 8 years for a prior conviction. Please as always try to … Continue reading

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Retired Toronto archbishop dead at 81

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Toronto Sun First posted: Friday, August 26, 2011 01:47 PM EDT | Updated: Friday, August 26, 2011 05:43 PM EDT   By Kevin Connor ,Toronto Sun     Cardinal Aloysius Ambrozic was named Archbishop of Toronto in 1990. (Toronto Sun … Continue reading

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McGrory: Barry McGrory

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William Barry McGrory Father William Barry McGrory Father Barry McGrory MR. Barry McGrory THIS PAGE IS UNDER CONSTRUCTION Ex-priest, Archdiocese of Ottawa, Ontario. Ordained 1960. GUILTY plea August 1993 to charge of sex assault of 17-year-old native boy. Three years … Continue reading

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Wallace: Father Gerald Wallace

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Gerald J. Wallace Priest, Archdiocese of Toronto.  Ordained 27 May 1961. Several lawsuits launched in 90s, one settled involving sex abuse of young boy (I don’t have details on the others) _______________________ The following information is drawn from Canadian Catholic … Continue reading

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Hoskins: Father Gary Hoskins

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Gary G Hoskins Gary Gerard Hoskins Priest, Diocese Saint George’s, Newfoundland (now Diocese of Corner Brook and Labrador).  Ordained 1982.  1987 GUILTY plea – sentenced to- three months jail and two years probation. Sentencing upheld on appeal. Spent time at … Continue reading

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Herlihey: Father Patrick Herlihey

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“Father Pat” Father Patrick Joseph Herlihey Priest. Diocese Peterborough, Ontario.  Ordained 1981. 2001 GUILTY.  Sentenced to 18 months house arrest and to let the community know about his crimes.  2003 ACQUITTED on second set of charges by a different judge … Continue reading

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Russell: Father William Russell

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William J Russell Priest, Diocese of Peterborough, Ontario.  Ordained 1979.  GUILTY 2002 for sex abuse of teenage boy in the 70s (one charge of gross indecency withdrawn)  Abuse transpired over two-year-period (1974-76) before Russell’s ordination to the priesthood.  Some of … Continue reading

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