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An Australian former Catholic nun has opened up about meeting her girlfriend in the convent, before homophobic condemnation forced the lesbian couple out of the church. Monica Hingston, who is a second cousin to George Pell, was a nun for 22 years before she fell in love with fellow nun Peg Moran. She told SBS’ …

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Witness J, the former choirboy who accused George Pell of sexually abusing him and another child, today issued a statement following the High Court’s verdict acquitting Pell. His statement offers insight into why so many regarded his testimony as so compelling. Witness J gives probably the most intelligent commentary on the verdict yet seen. Pell’s …

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Two more boys have made accusations against George Pell concerning child sexual abuse. Both boys spent part of their childhood in a Catholic orphanage in Ballarat run by the Sisters of Nazareth. They spoke to Sarah Ferguson for the ABC’s groundbreaking three-part documentary series, Revelation. The final episode of Revelation airs tonight. The series exposes …

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Cardinal George Pell’s High Court appeal against his conviction for abusing two choirboys will proceed in March. The court announced it will hear the case on 11 and 12 March. The news comes following the Victorian director of prosecutions dropping some charges over the reporting of Pell’s original trial. Judge Peter Kidd previously sentenced George …

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The High Court of Australia this morning granted leave for convicted child abuser George Pell to appeal against his Victorian convictions. Justices Gordon and Edelman gave Pell’s lawyers leave to appeal to the full court ‘as on an appeal’. As a result of that, the full bench of the court will hear the substantive arguments …

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Sydney visual artist Scott Marsh has unveiled a mural depicting disgraced former archbishop George Pell just metres from the Vatican in Rome. The mural shows the disgraced former Vatican treasurer in a prison tracksuit and being stalked by a black, satanic figure. Initially, Marsh painted the artwork, titled Prey, near St Mary’s Cathedral where Pell …

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Disgraced Catholic Cardinal George Pell has been sentenced to six years in jail for the “brazen and forceful” child sexual abuse of two choirboys in the 1990s. A jury convicted Pell, 77, in December of orally raping a 13-year-old choirboy and molesting another while he was Archbishop of Melbourne at St Patrick’s Cathedral in late …

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Despite George Pell’s conviction two senior Catholic cardinals continue to blame gay rights for clerical child abuse, writes The Fact Biatch. The lips of the righteous know what finds favour, but the mouth of the wicked only what is perverse. – Proverbs 10:32 Editor’s Note: This article was provided for the issue #474 of QN …

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Australia’s most senior Catholic George Pell has been found guilty and is facing prison time for sexually abusing two choirboys in the 1990s. Pell has been found guilty of orally raping one child and molesting another while he was Archbishop of Melbourne, ABC News reported. Pell’s victims were two 13-year-old boys who attended the prestigious …