Could a federal statute that brought down the Mafia be used against the Catholic Church?

Join us : facebook.com/occupythevatican Could a federal statute that brought down the Mafia be used against the Catholic Church? While U.S. Justice Department follows up on subpoenas it issued to eight Catholic dioceses in Pennsylvania in the priest sex abuse scandal, seeking private files and records, victim advocates point to what they call a culture […]

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Cardinal Pell found guilty of sex abuse in Australia.

Join us: facebook.com/occupythevatican Cardinal Pell found guilty of sex abuse in Australia. Australian Cardinal George Pell has been found guilty on five charges related to serious sexual misconduct involving two boys at St Patrick’s Cathedral in Melbourne in the 1990s. Cardinal Pell is expected to appeal the conviction. Sources said Cardinal Pell pleaded not guilty […]

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Deaf & mute children were taught ‘special secret signs’ for sex acts by pedophile priests in Verona who would then force them to carry them out.

Join us : facebook.com/occupythevatican Deaf and mute children were taught ‘special secret signs’ for sex acts by pedophile priests in Verona who would then force them to carry them out, says alleged former victim. A deaf and mute victim of the historic sex abuse inside the Catholic church has revealed how he and his friends […]

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Chile survivors may win lawsuit accusing 2 cardinals of cover-up.

Join us : facebook.com/occupythevatican Chile survivors may win lawsuit accusing 2 cardinals of cover-up. ROME – In a decision being hailed as historic, three Chilean survivors of the country’s most infamous pedophile priest reportedly have won a lawsuit against the Archdiocese of Santiago. The court found two Catholic cardinals guilty of covering up for Fernando […]

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Wave of state attorneys general take on Catholic Church sex abuse.

Join us : facebook.com/occupythevatican Wave of state attorneys general take on Catholic Church sex abuse The Attorney General of Virginia Mark Herring announced Wednesday that his office was launching an “ongoing investigation” into possible sexual abuse and coverups by the Catholic dioceses in the state, the Washington Post reports. The big picture: Herring is not alone. Since […]

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Federal Government Tells Catholic Bishops Not to Destroy Sex Abuse Documents.

Join us : facebook.com/occupythevatican Federal Government Tells Catholic Bishops Not to Destroy Sex Abuse Documents. The Department of Justice has sent a sweeping request to every Roman Catholic diocese in the United States not to destroy documents related to the handling of child sexual abuse, a sign that the federal investigation into the church could […]

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