Monthly Archives: May 2018

All Chilean Bishops Resign Following Catholic Church Child Sex Abuse Cover-up

On Friday 34 Chilean bishops offered their resignation to Pope Francis during an emergency summit The Chilean hierarchy is accused of sexually abusing minors and hindering investigations by the Vatican Victims of Chilean pedophile priest Fernando Karadima claim bishop Juan Barros knew and helped to cover-up his crimes In 2015 Francis appointed Barros as bishop of Osorno Chile despite his sex abuse ...

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Germany Charges Four Over Child Pornography Website Elysium

Four men have been charged for running a website found to have graphic videos of children being sexually abused The website Elysium was created in  late 2016 until authorities shut it down in June 2017 A 62-year-old suspect is facing charges for sexually abusing two children ages 4 and 6 Frankfurt prosecutors said there were 110,000 members of the site ...

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Off-Duty DC Officer Used His Service Weapon In Fatal Shooting

Little known following a fatal police shooting involving an off-duty DC officer DC Police Chief Peter Newsham confirmed the officer was not in uniform Newsham confirmed the officer used his department-issued service weapon in the shooting A gun was said to be found in the vicinity of the victim The male victim in his 20s was pronounced dead at a ...

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