News Articles for "Catholic Church Hierarchy"
Church must not hamper commission: group
The Catholic Church hierarchy must not be allowed to block or stall the royal commission into child sex abuse, a victims' advocacy group says.The commissio...read more
The federal government is poised to reveal the terms of reference for the royal commission into child sexual abuse.Prime Minister Julia Gillard announced t...read more
The scope of the royal commission into child sex abuse should be extended to include physical assault and neglect, child welfare advocates say.The National...read more
Qld priest sex case delayed for two months
The case against a retired Catholic priest, charged with 58 counts of abusing children in Queensland, has been adjourned for two months.The priest, who can...read more