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Vatican holds first trial of cleric accused of pedophilia

Jul 11, 2015 - 11:22 AM

The unprecedented trial will hear the case of former Polish archbishop Jozef Wesolowski who is accused of sexual abuse of minors

DEFROCKED. Former Polish archbishop Jozef Wesolowski was defrocked for abusing children. File photo by AFP

2 US bishops quit following Church sex abuse cases

Jun 15, 2015 - 7:59 PM

The bishops resignations follow the jailing of Minnesota priest Curtis Wehmeyer for the sexual abuse of minors he preyed on during camping trips and possession of child pornography

VATICAN AFFAIRS. Pope Francis greets the faithful during the Angelus prayer in St. Peter's square at the Vatican, Vatican City, June 14, 2015. Photo by Maurizio Brambatti/EPA

Dominican Republic says Vatican to handle landmark sex abuse case

Dec 01, 2014 - 11:47 PM

It is now up to the Vatican to prosecute former Polish archbishop Jozef Wesolowski who is in custody after being defrocked in June for abusing children

Vatican prepares for landmark sex abuse trial of ex-envoy

Sep 24, 2014 - 4:21 PM

Pope Francis had personally ordered swift action in the case of Polish former archbishop Jozef Wesolowski who was convicted of sex abuse by a Church tribunal in June

Night view of St Peter's basilica on April 26, 2014 in Rome, Italy. Andreas Solano/AFP

Pope Francis to meet sex abuse victims for first time

Jul 05, 2014 - 11:43 AM

Six victims from Britain Germany and Ireland will talk with the head of the Roman Catholic Church at his private residence near Saint Peter s Basilica on Monday July 7