George Pell freed from prison after High Court quashes his child sexual abuse convictions | 7.30

Cardinal George Pell has been freed from prison after the High Court quashed his child sexual abuse convictions. For more from ABC News, click here: https://ab.co/2kxYCZY You can watch more ABC News content on iview: https://ab.co/2OB7Mk1 Subscribe to us on YouTube: http://ab.co/1svxLVE Go deeper on our ABC News In-depth channel: https://ab.co/2lNeBn2 You can also like … Read more George Pell freed from prison after High Court quashes his child sexual abuse convictions | 7.30

Witness J, former choirboy who accused George Pell, says case ‘does not define me’ | ABC News

The former choirboy who accused George Pell of abusing him in the 1990s says he hopes the High Court’s unanimous acquittal of the Cardinal does not discourage survivors from reporting abuse. The man, known as Witness J, was one of two choirboys Cardinal Pell was convicted of sexually abusing. The High Court of Australia yesterday … Read more Witness J, former choirboy who accused George Pell, says case ‘does not define me’ | ABC News

George Pell: Vatican welcomes High Court’s decision | The World

The Vatican says it has always expressed confidence in Australian judicial authorities and that Cardinal Pell has waited for truth to be ascertained. Joshua McElwee from the National Catholic Reporter spoke with The World’s Beverley O’Connor about the reactions from Vatican City. For more from ABC News, click here: https://ab.co/2kxYCZY You can watch more ABC … Read more George Pell: Vatican welcomes High Court’s decision | The World

George Pell freed from prison after High Court overturns child sex abuse convictions | ABC News

Cardinal George Pell has been released from prison after the country’s highest court quashed his child sexual abuse convictions. Pell, 78, Australia’s most senior Catholic, was found guilty in 2018 of sexually abusing two choir boys in the 1990s. His lawyers launched a High Court challenge after an unsuccessful bid in Victoria’s Court of Appeal. … Read more George Pell freed from prison after High Court overturns child sex abuse convictions | ABC News

George Pell: church abuse victims shocked as cardinal walks free

Supporters of church abuse victims in Australia were shocked on Tuesday after Cardinal George Pell, the most senior Catholic in the world to have been found guilty of historical child sexual abuse, was  freed from prison. “I just felt incredibly sad for survivors and any survivors who have spoken out. Because, to me it was a … Read more George Pell: church abuse victims shocked as cardinal walks free

George Pell: ‘I have consistently maintained my innocence’ | ABC News

Cardinal Pell says a “serious injustice” has been remedied but he bears “no ill will” to his accuser, after the High Court quashes his convictions for sexually abusing two choirboys in the 1990s. The unanimous decision has been handed down less than a month after the High Court of Australia heard two days of intense … Read more George Pell: ‘I have consistently maintained my innocence’ | ABC News

George Pell wins High Court appeal against child sex abuse convictions | ABC News

Cardinal George Pell will be released from prison after the country’s highest court quashed his child sexual abuse convictions. The decision has been handed down less than a month after the High Court of Australia heard two days of intense legal arguments from the Cardinal’s lawyers and Victorian prosecutors. The full bench’s ruling was handed … Read more George Pell wins High Court appeal against child sex abuse convictions | ABC News

Australian charged over Christchurch mosque attacks changes plea to guilty | ABC News

The Australian man accused of murdering 51 people in the terror attacks on two Christchurch mosques last year has admitted he carried out the killings. Brenton Tarrant, 29, changed his plea from not guilty to guilty on all charges in an appearance by video link in the High Court at Christchurch this morning. As well … Read more Australian charged over Christchurch mosque attacks changes plea to guilty | ABC News

Scotland agrees to appeal of Libyan ‘guilty’ of Lockerbie bombing

The conviction of the only man found guilty of the 1988 Lockerbie aircraft bombing has been referred for an appeal to Scotland’s High Court of Justiciary. The Scottish Criminal Cases Review Commission said on Wednesday the family of Libyan intelligence officer Abdel Basset al-Megrahi, who died in 2012, could instruct an appeal over his conviction … Read more Scotland agrees to appeal of Libyan ‘guilty’ of Lockerbie bombing