Vatican Hospital Ex-President Convicted of Financial Fraud.

Join us: fb.com/occupythevatican Vatican Hospital Ex-President Convicted of Financial Fraud. The former president of a Vatican-owned hospital in Rome on Saturday was convicted of abuse of office for diverting nearly half a million dollars of funds to renovate a top cardinal’s luxury apartment.   The Vatican court, a three-judge panel, gave Giuseppe Profiti a one-year […]

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Child Rape Lawsuits against Catholic Church in Guam continue to rise. 

Join us: fb.com/occupythevatican Child rape lawsuits against Catholic Church in Guam continue to rise.  Ten clergy sex abuse cases have been filed in local court, including one alleging that former priest Louis Brouillard engaged in group sex with minors and had two altar boys accompany him on summer road trips to Minnesota and Canada, where he continued to […]

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Catholic Church paid $213 million to settle child rape cases in Australia.

Join us: fb.com/occuythevatican  Catholic Church paid $213 million to settle child rape cases in Australia. The country’s Catholic Church has paid more than quarter of a billion Australian dollars to child sexual abuse victims. An inquiry concluded that, while thousands of claims were made, many victims had not come forward. An average of 91,000 dollars […]

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Study suggests celibacy is to blame for Catholic child sex abuse epidemic.

Join: fb.com/occupythevatican Study suggests celibacy is to blame for Catholic child sex abuse epidemic. A five-year study into sexual abuse within the Catholic Church has found that mandatory celibacy and a culture of secrecy within the entirely male-dominated clergy were “the major precipitating risk factor[s] for child sexual abuse.” Former Catholic priest, Des Cahill, and […]

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Catholic Church exploits legal loophole to avoid compensating child sex victims.

Join us: fb.com/occupythevatican Catholic Church ‘exploits legal loophole’ to avoid compensating child sex victims. The Catholic Church and local authorities have come under fire for reportedly exploiting a loophole known as the “consent” defense to avoid paying compensation to children who have been sexually abused by members of the clergy. According to the Sunday Telegraph, […]

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Archdiocese of Santa Fe Releases Names of 74 Accused Priests.

Join us: fb.com/occupythevatican Archdiocese of Santa Fe Releases Names of 74 Accused Priests. Following years of criticism, the Archdiocese of Santa Fe has released the names of 74 priests and religious leaders who were accused or later found guilty of sexually abusing children by state or church authorities. Santa Fe Archbishop John Wester announced the […]

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