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Does not say Pell was innocent of 5 counts of child sexual abuse

Today's decision DOES NOT say #Pell was innocent of 5 counts of child sexual abuse. HE GOT OFF ON A TECHNICALITY. So be careful if…

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George Pell wins High Court appeal against child sex abuse convictions

Cardinal Pell, 78, had been serving a six-year jail sentenceafter he was convicted in 2018 of abusing two choirboys in the 1990s, when he was…

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Cardinal George Pell loses appeal and likely to be stripped of Order of Australia

https://www.theguardian.com/australia-news/live/2019/aug/21/cardinal-george-pell-appeal-sexual-assault-conviction The Catholic archbishop of Melbourne, Peter Comensoli, has also issued a separate statement. He says he respects the court’s decision. “I encourage everyone to…

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