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#Church Abuse

# church-abuse - Tuesday 28 August, 2018

Explainer: What do the survivors of Catholic Church abuse want from the Vatican?
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# Church Abuse

Explainer: What do the survivors of Catholic Church abuse want from the Vatican?

Aug 28th 2018, 12:05 AM 18,685 Views 48 Comments

The papal visit saw many headlines about clerical abuse and about how survivor groups were unhappy with the Church’s response to it.

# church-abuse - Wednesday 9 October, 2013

Polish Catholic Church vows "zero tolerance" to paedophiles
# Catholic Church
# Catholic Church

Polish Catholic Church vows "zero tolerance" to paedophiles

Oct 9th 2013, 8:32 PM 5,599 Views 35 Comments

The Church says that it will not make any compensation offer to those who were abused.

# church-abuse - Monday 4 July, 2011

Abuse orders cashed in €667million on property deals
# Religious Orders
# Religious Orders

Abuse orders cashed in €667million on property deals

Jul 4th 2011, 9:18 AM 1,320 Views 15 Comments

The four religious orders who ran the Magdalene Laundries alone made €296million in ten years.

# church-abuse - Tuesday 24 May, 2011

UN committee hears 'vast majority' of women entered Magdalene Laundries voluntarily or with consent
# UN
# UN

UN committee hears 'vast majority' of women entered Magdalene Laundries voluntarily or with consent

May 24th 2011, 9:29 PM 2,549 Views 12 Comments

Irish delegate said today that in most cases, allegations made by women about mistreatment at the laundries concern events which happened “a considerable time ago”, and information is limited.

# church-abuse - Tuesday 14 December, 2010

Germany 'enslaved and abused' post-Nazi era children
# Child Abuse
# Child Abuse

Germany 'enslaved and abused' post-Nazi era children

Dec 14th 2010, 10:16 AM 527 Views 0 Comments

Germany agrees a €120m compensation deal after children in state and church care were abused for 25 years.

# church-abuse - Monday 29 November, 2010

Ratzinger 'failed to deal with suspected paedophile' - reports
# Church Abuse
# Church Abuse

Ratzinger 'failed to deal with suspected paedophile' - reports

Nov 29th 2010, 3:53 PM 649 Views 2 Comments

A German magazine says new documents show that Pope Benedict allowed a suspected paedophile to work with children.

# church-abuse - Wednesday 24 November, 2010

# church-abuse - Monday 15 November, 2010

Apostolic visit criticised for giving out 'very bad message'
# Church Abuse
# Church Abuse

Apostolic visit criticised for giving out 'very bad message'

Nov 15th 2010, 10:55 AM 451 Views 0 Comments

The cardinal sent to Ireland to oversee the handling of the clerical sex abuse crisis has celebrated mass alongside two bishops strongly criticised in the Murphy report.

# church-abuse - Monday 13 September, 2010

The Case of the Pope: Vatican Accountability for Human Rights Abuses
# Guardian
# Guardian

The Case of the Pope: Vatican Accountability for Human Rights Abuses

Sep 13th 2010, 6:54 AM 39 Views 0 Comments

Terry Eagleton welcomes Geoffrey Robertson QC’s “coolly devastating” inquiry into the church sex abuse scandal.

# church-abuse - Saturday 24 July, 2010

UK will change the law to stop Pope being arrested
# Pope In The UK
# Pope In The UK

UK will change the law to stop Pope being arrested

Jul 24th 2010, 12:48 PM 273 Views 0 Comments

Government “seriously concerned” over Richard Dawkins’ plans to arrest Pope Benedict.