This page shows a sample of Catholic cases compiled by Broken Rites Australia researchers and was last updated on 27 October 2012.
Click on link at left to find a the full research on a specific cleric.
|In the photo, Catholic priest Gerald Ridsdale (left) walks to court,
accompanied by his support person (Archbishop George Pell, then an
auxiliary bishop in Melbourne), when Father Ridsdale was pleading guilty to his
first batch of criminal charges of child sex assault in May 1993.
|In the photo, Father
Finian Egan arriving at Ryde Police station and being met by detectives
to be charged over child sexual assault allegations. |
1 May 2012.
|ACCUSED: James Jennings, centre, leaves court 9 May 2012. Father Jennings, aged 79 when charged in court, faces multiple charges of gross indecency and indecent assault on a male child aged under 16.|