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Cardinal George Pell expected to return to Melbourne court over historical sexual offence charges - Herald Sun

SOME of the allegations made against Cardinal George Pell could simply never have happened, his legal team says. Cardinal Pell will face a month-long preliminary hearing next March as he fights to clear his name of historical sexual offence allegations ...and more »

Pressure drops as empty seats greet Cardinal George Pell's latest day in court - The Sydney Morning Herald

Less than three months ago George Pell, Prince of the Catholic Church, had barely been able to make his way up the street and through the doors of the Melbourne Magistrates Court. Play Video. Play. Mute. 0:00. /. 0:00. Loaded: 0%. Progress: 0%. Stream ...and more »

Up to 50 witnesses could be called for Cardinal George Pell's committal hearing - The Sydney Morning Herald

Up to 50 witnesses could be called and a "voluminous" amount of evidence discussed when Cardinal George Pell, Australia's highest-ranking Catholic official, faces a committal hearing next year on charges of historical sex abuse. Cardinal Pell, 76, who ...and more »

Cardinal George Pell appears at Melbourne Magistrates' Court to fight historical sexual offence allegations - ABC Online

Cardinal George Pell will face a four-week committal hearing next March as he fights historical sexual offence allegations, some of which are impossible, according to his legal team. Australia's most senior Catholic cleric has faced his second hearing ...and more »

Pell to make case for abuse charges as 'impossible' at March hearing - Crux: Covering all things Catholic

Cardinal George Pell made his second appearance before an Australian court on Friday, with his defense team saying it wants to call some 50 witnesses in an effort to demonstrate that claims the 76-year-old prelate committed “historical sexual offenses ...and more »

Cardinal Pell to face March hearing on sex assault charges - BBC News

Cardinal George Pell will return to an Australian court in March to defend himself against sexual assault charges. The Vatican treasurer, 76 is accused of historical assaults involving "multiple complainants" in the state of Victoria. He has strongly ...and more »

Top Vatican adviser Pell's hearing date set, dozens of witnesses planned - CNN

Melbourne (CNN) Dozens of witnesses are expected to give evidence when Vatican treasurer Cardinal George Pell faces an Australian court again in March on charges of historic sexual assault. One of the most senior figures in the Vatican, Pell appeared ...and more »

Cardinal Pell appears at Melbourne Magistrates' Court - The Tablet

Cardinal George Pell will face a four-week committal hearing next March as he fights historical sexual offence allegations. He appeared at Melbourne Magistrates' Court today [Friday] after being charged by detectives from Victoria Police in June. The ...and more »

Cardinal George Pell arrives at Melbourne court for sex abuse case - Deutsche Welle

Lawyers will call about 50 witnesses, including former choirboys, at the historical sex abuse case against George Pell. The Vatican finance chief denies all the charges. George Pell. Vatican Treasurer Cardinal George Pell was jeered by protesters as he ...and more »

Vatican finance chief Cardinal George Pell faces Australian court hearing on sex abuse charges - South China Morning Post

A frail-looking Vatican finance chief Cardinal George Pell, a top adviser to Pope Francis, was jeered when he arrived for a second court appearance on Friday as he fights sexual abuse charges that he strongly denies. Flanked by police, the highest ...and more »