Sunday Nights transcript. October Australia's Royal Commission into Institutional Responses to Child Sexual Abuse revealed its findings on Pell in and found that he knew of child sexual abuse by clergy by the s but did not take adequate action to address it. Herald Sun.
Pell was represented by Bret Walker SC. Interviewed by John Cleary. Retrieved 15 July Archived from the original streaming video on 10 March Pell responded that the commission's views "are not supported by evidence".
In relation to the second ground, Chief Justice Ferguson described the visual aid that Pell's lawyer sought to present in his closing address as tendentious, as potentially misleading or confusing and as including material that was unsupported by evidence in the trial record.
Australian Broadcasting Corporation. Archived from the original on 27 February New York: Gallery Books published Privileges Committee of the Legislative Council. At the time of Pell's conviction in the "cathedral trial", a second trial was pending regarding unrelated allegations that he sexually assaulted two boys while throwing them in the air in a Ballarat swimming pool in the late s.
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Archived from the original on 19 August On 7 May , the royal commission revealed its findings regarding Pell, which had been made by but were withheld while Pell's own sexual abuse case was ongoing. Retrieved 16 April During Pell's time as Archbishop of Sydney, allegations of child sexual abuse were made against around 55 priests in the archdiocese.
We thank God for that. Archived from the original on 2 March