Cardinal charged with sex offenses jeered at Australia court - New Delhi Times

New Delhi TimesCardinal charged with sex offenses jeered at Australia courtNew Delhi TimesCardinal George Pell, the most senior Catholic official to face sex offense charges, was jeered by protesters as he made a court appearance in his native Australia on Friday in a case that has rocked the Vatican and placed scrutiny on the pope's stance ...and more »

High-ranking Vatican official faces trial for historical sexual offence - TheCable

High-ranking Vatican official faces trial for historical sexual offenceTheCableSex allegations are often made against Vatican officials but this would be the first time a high ranking official would be involved. According to a magistrate court, George Pell, the Vatican treasurer, has been asked to appear before a court in ...and more »

World Briefs: 50 witnesses lined up for cardinal's hearing - The Straits Times

World Briefs: 50 witnesses lined up for cardinal's hearingThe Straits TimesMELBOURNE • Around 50 witnesses could be called to a hearing in March to determine if there is enough evidence for Vatican finance chief, Cardinal George Pell, to stand trial on sex abuse charges, a court heard yesterday. The 76-year-old, a top adviser ...and more »

Vatican Treasurer to Appear in Australian Court in March - China Christian Daily

Vatican Treasurer to Appear in Australian Court in MarchChina Christian DailyNext year, one of Vatican's top officials will be facing the court for "historical sexual offenses" according to the announcement of a magistrate from the Melbourne Magistrates' Court on Friday. Vatican treasurer and one of Pope Francis' top adviser ...and more »

As many as 50 witnesses to appear at four-week court hearing for Cardinal Pell - Yahoo7 News

Yahoo7 NewsAs many as 50 witnesses to appear at four-week court hearing for Cardinal PellYahoo7 NewsVIDEO Cardinal Pell faced chaotic scenes and a huge police presence as he fronted court in Melbourne. Source: 7 News. CLOSE. Up to 50 witnesses likely to be called during Pell committal hearing. VIDEO Cardinal Pell faced chaotic scenes and a huge ...and more »

Pope Francis' top adviser to face sex charges - The News

The NewsPope Francis' top adviser to face sex chargesThe NewsVatican Treasurer Cardinal George Pell, would face a court hearing in Australia in 2018, a Magistrate said on Friday. Pell is to answer what the police described as “historical sexual offences''; he is the most Senior Roman Catholic Official to face ...and more »

50 witnesses to be called in Cardinal George Pell hearing - The Australian

The Australian50 witnesses to be called in Cardinal George Pell hearingThe AustralianAt least 50 witnesses are set to be called for a landmark committal hearing for historic sexual offence charges for Australia's most senior Catholic next March. Cardinal George Pell faced Melbourne Magistrates Court yesterday, with his legal team ...and more »

George Pell trial: Cardinal's legal fight inches another step down a very long road - The New Daily

George Pell trial: Cardinal's legal fight inches another step down a very long roadThe New DailyI never forget how exasperated I felt as a young girl, watching the desolate scene in the historical 1939 American film epic Gone With The Wind, when a starving Scarlett O'Hara is scrambling in the dirt for a mouldy vegetable. “Oh Lucie,” my late ...and more »

Cardinal George Pell to face 50 witnesses at hearing on sex assault charges - The Times

The TimesCardinal George Pell to face 50 witnesses at hearing on sex assault chargesThe TimesOne of the Vatican's most senior clerics, Cardinal George Pell, will face a committal hearing in March to determine whether he should face a full trial, a court heard yesterday. Up to 50 witnesses are expected to give evidence. Cardinal Pell made his ...and more »

Cardinal Pell appears at Melbourne Magistrates' Court - The Tablet

The TabletCardinal Pell appears at Melbourne Magistrates' CourtThe TabletCardinal 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 »

Court to decide on Cardinal Pell trial - Premier

PremierCourt to decide on Cardinal Pell trialPremierA hearing will be held in Australia next spring to establish whether there is enough evidence for Cardinal George Pell to stand trial over sex abuse charges. A court in the state of Victoria heard on Friday that a date had been set for 5th March 2017 ...and more »

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

Deutsche WelleCardinal George Pell arrives at Melbourne court for sex abuse caseDeutsche WelleLawyers 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 »

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

Crux: Covering all things CatholicPell to make case for abuse charges as 'impossible' at March hearingCrux: Covering all things CatholicIn this June 29, 2017 file photo, Cardinal George Pell meets the media, at the Vatican. Cardinal George Pell, the most senior Catholic official to face sex offense charges, was jeered by protesters as he made a court appearance on Friday, Oct. 6, 2017 ...and more »

Cardinal George Pell jeered at court as he faces sex charges - Evening Standard

Evening StandardCardinal George Pell jeered at court as he faces sex chargesEvening StandardThe most senior Catholic official to face sex offence charges was jeered by protesters today he made a court appearance in his native Australia. Cardinal George Pell, 76, is the country's highest-ranking Catholic and Pope Francis' top financial adviser.and more »

Sex abuse scandal: Vatican Treasurer Cardinal Pell in court - euronews

Sex abuse scandal: Vatican Treasurer Cardinal Pell in courteuronewsCardinal Pell has appeared in court in Melbourne for the first, administrative, stage of legal proceedings in connection with allegations of historic sexual abuse made against him. A magistrate said that Pell would return to court on 5 March 2018 for a ...and more »

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

BBC NewsCardinal Pell to face March hearing on sex assault chargesBBC NewsCardinal 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 »

Pell claims 'impossible': QC - The Sunshine Coast Daily

The Sunshine Coast DailyPell claims 'impossible': QCThe Sunshine Coast DailyRobert Richter QC and George Pell are escorted by police as they arrive at the Melbourne Magistrates Court on Friday for the Cardinal's second hearing since being charged with historical sex offences. STEFAN POSTLES. Use this content. by Shannon Deery ...and more »

Paedophilia-accused Vatican Cardinal to face witnesses in March - Daijiworld.com

Paedophilia-accused Vatican Cardinal to face witnesses in MarchDaijiworld.comVatican City, Oct 6 (IANS): Cardinal George Pell, the Vatican's financial chief who has been accused with paedophilia, will face an Australian court in March 2018 on charges of historic sexual assault, judicial sources said on Friday. One of the most ...and more »

Pell allegation 'impossible', says lawyer - NEWS.com.au

Pell allegation 'impossible', says lawyerNEWS.com.auCardinal George Pell will face a committal hearing in March to determine if he stands trial over historical sex abuse allegations. Megan Neil, Jacqueline Le and Melissa Iaria. Australian Associated PressOctober 6, 20172:07pm. It is impossible that ...and more »

Cardinal George Pell: Heckled by protesters outside court, hearing date set - The New Daily

Cardinal George Pell: Heckled by protesters outside court, hearing date setThe New DailyCardinal George Pell was heckled by protesters after appearing at a Melbourne court over multiple historic sexual abuse charges. He is due to return to court on March 5 for a four-week committal hearing when it will be decided whether there is enough ...and more »