Posts Tagged ‘Child sex abuse investigations’

Cardinal Pell faces new child sex abuse allegation

Thursday, April 16th, 2020

Police are investigating a new child sex abuse allegation levelled at Australian cardinal, George Pell. The new allegation relates to an incident in the 1970s, when Pell was a priest in Ballarat, Victoria. At a Victoria police media conference on Tuesday this week, deputy commissioner Shane Patton was asked for his response to allegations police Read more

Four Mexican bishops suspected of sex abuse

Thursday, March 5th, 2020

Four Mexican bishops are among many clergy in Mexico suspected of sex crimes. The crimes are currently being investigated by two of the Vatican’s top sex crimes investigators. The investigators are on a fact-finding and assistance mission as the world’s second-largest Catholic country begins to reckon with decades of clergy sex abuse and cover-up. Nuncio Read more