Sydney archdiocese runs ads seeking donations for Cardinal George Pell’s legal fees | Australia news

The Catholic Archdiocese of Sydney has been running ads in its news publication, the Catholic Weekly, seeking donations to fund Cardinal George Pell’s legal costs, a move which a lawyer representing victims of child sexual abuse, Dr Judy Courtin, describes as “utter hypocrisy”. While the Catholic Weekly has been running …

Cardinal George Pell’s alleged offending at cathedral couldn’t have happened, court told

Cardinal George Pell’s alleged offending at cathedral couldn’t have happened, court told

Updated March 22, 2018 21:33:01 Photo: George Pell, in 2002, when he was archbishop of Sydney. (Mark Baker, file photo: Reuters) A former choir member has told a court he does not believe Cardinal George Pell could have sexually offended against choristers at Melbourne’s St Patrick’s Cathedral “knowing the layout …