New inquiry may result in criminal charges for hundreds of Catholic clergy.

Join us: fb.com/occupythevatican New inquiry may result in criminal charges for hundreds of Catholic clergy. Hundreds of people may be charged with child abuse thanks to a royal commission that advocates say has already helped victims achieve some justice by uncovering the truth. The five-year inquiry has referred 2559 matters to the authorities, mostly the […]

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New York Archdiocese will pay $40 million to 189 sexual abuse victims.

Join us: fb.com/occupythevatican New York Archdiocese will pay $40 million to 189 sexual abuse victims. The Archdiocese of New York says it has paid just over $40 million in compensation to 189 people who identified themselves as victims of clergy sexual abuse. The Independent Reconciliation and Compensation Program ended Nov. 30, but some additional claims are still […]

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Archbishop conveniently diagnosed of dementia on eve of child rape trial.

Join us: fb.com/occupythevatican Archbishop conveniently diagnosed of dementia on eve of child rape trial. The Archbishop of Adelaide, 67, was due to face Newcastle Local Court yesterday on a charge he concealed sex abuse within the Catholic Church over the past four decades. But the Archbishop, a former local junior priest, failed to travel to […]

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Catholic Church in Canada may file for bankruptcy to avoid compensating sex abuse victims. 

Join us: fb.com/occupythevatican Catholic Church in Canada may file for bankruptcy to avoid compensating sex abuse victims. Dozens of new sexual abuse lawsuits involving priests from the Moncton archdiocese are threatening the financial viability of the church. CBC News found at least 56 lawsuits against the Roman Catholic Church in New Brunswick that are still […]

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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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