Pell’s last chance
Cardinal George Pell appeals sex-abuse convictions to Australia's highest court

Cardinal George Pell has submitted an application for leave to appeal his conviction to the Australian High Court, following the August 21 decision by the Court of Appeal in Victoria to uphold his conviction for child sexual abuse. Sources close to

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2019-09-18T09:34:05-08:00September 18th, 2019|Categories: Bishops and church leaders|Tags: |15 Comments

Cardinal Pell found guilty of sexually abusing altar boys

Cardinal George Pell has been convicted by an Australian court on charges of sexual abuse of minors, according to media reports and CNA sources close to the cardinal. A judicial gag order has restricted Australian media coverage of the trial

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2018-12-12T11:27:31-08:00December 12th, 2018|Categories: Vatican News|Tags: , , |27 Comments