Prosecutors insist Pell child sex conviction 'unimpeachable'

2019-06-06 11:04

Prosecutors insisted the conviction of Australian Cardinal George Pell for child sexual abuse was "unimpeachable" as his appeal against the guilty verdict went into a second day in Melbourne.

Top pope aide Cardinal Pell convicted of child sex crimes

2019-02-26 06:24

Australian Cardinal George Pell, one of Pope Francis' closest advisors, has been found guilty of sexually assaulting two choirboys, becoming the most senior Catholic cleric ever convicted of child sex crimes.

Father testifies in Australian court cardinal abused son

2018-03-16 06:47

A father has testified in an Australian court that his son has said he was sexually abused by Vatican Cardinal George Pell during a water-skiing outing years ago.

Pope's economic man taints Vatican

2017-06-29 21:29

Australia's move to bring sexual assault charges against Cardinal George Pell is the latest chapter in a damaging saga of abuse that the Catholic church has struggled to draw a line under.


Footage emerges of police confronting Pell over sexual abuse

2019-03-01 16:35

The first video has emerged of police confronting disgraced Australian Cardinal George Pell in 2016 with allegations he sexually abused two choir boys.

Catholic cardinal Pell faces 2 trials on sexual abuse charges in Australia

2018-05-02 10:20

Australian cardinal George Pell, the most senior Vatican official to be charged in the Catholic Church sex abuse crisis, will face two trials within months on sex crime allegations spanning decades, a court has heard.

Sex offences: Cardinal jeered at Australia court

2017-10-06 09:10

Cardinal George Pell, the most senior Catholic official to face sex offence charges, has been jeered by protesters as he made a court appearance in his native Australia.

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