Tag: sexual abuse

Why the Vatican believed that McCarrick was not a sexual abuser

The problem with lack of action with sexual abuse, included that by Cardinal McCarrick, is clericalism.

McCarrick Report: a sorrowful page the Church is learning from

At the time of Theodore McCarrick’s appointment as Archbishop of Washington in 2000, the Holy See acted on the basis of partial and incomplete information.

Man remanded in custody after being accused of raping and trafficking...

The man was accused of cannabis possession, trafficking of minors for use in illegal activities, rape, corruption of minors, participating in sexual activities with underage persons, illegal arrest and slightly injuring one of the girls.

Arts teacher accused of molesting underage students

A 52-year-old arts teacher was denied bail after he was accused of molesting five underage girls during private lessons.

“We are shocked” – L’Arche about its founder

L’Arche founder, Jean Vanier, who passed away last year and founded an organisation for people with learning difficulties, sexually abused six women in France, an internal report commissioned by L-Arche International found.

U.S. judge rebukes Epstein estate for keeping accusers in dark about...

Epstein hanged himself while in prison on charges of sexual abuse.

Man charged with sexual assault on 16-year-old

A man has been charged after CCTV footage showed him sexually abusing a 16-year-old girl.The 41-year-old Turkish man living...

Accused pleads not guilty to abuse of four girls in Armier

A 63-year-old man has pled not guilty to sexually abusing 4 underage girls in Armier.The court heard today how...

Authorities seek families of men and boys rescued from Nigeria abuse...

Nigerian authorities on Saturday scrambled to find the families of hundreds of men and boys freed from a school where some had been...

Ex-Vatican treasurer Pell makes final appeal to overturn sex offence convictions

Lawyers for former Vatican treasurer Cardinal George Pell on Tuesday filed an appeal to Australia’s High Court in a final bid to overturn his...