This page documents Roman Catholic sex abuse cases by country.The Catholic sexual abuse scandal in Europe has been documented by cases in several dioceses in European nations.
For a week each July, New Orleans becomes the center of the booze universe as thousands of bartenders, distillers and enthusiasts (and your humble spirits columnist) descend upon the Big Easy for the annual Tales of the Cocktail conference.
With its nonstop slate of seminars, pop-ups, cocktail dinners and parties, Tales is the best place to take the pulse of the cocktail world, and this year’s edition was no exception.
With that in mind, here are 10 cool things we learned at Tales last month. Very few of their products are available on our side of the Pacific yet, but craft distilleries are popping up left and right Down Under, almost as quickly as they are here in the US.
Now that I’ve recovered from my hangover, I can share them with you. The Uniquely Australian seminar at Tales presented several new-to-the-U. bottles, including Starward Whisky, a single malt made from Australian barley and aged in Aussie fortified-wine…
1 November 2013 was set as a deadline for receiving the information.
In a statement read by Archbishop Silvano Maria Tomasi in September 2009, the Holy See stated, "We know now that in the last 50 years somewhere between 1.5% and 5% of the Catholic clergy has been involved in sexual abuse cases", adding that this figure was comparable to that of other groups and denominations.A Perspective on Clergy Sexual Abuse by Catholic Dr.In 2001, lawsuits were filed in the United States and Ireland, alleging that some priests had sexually abused minors and that their superiors had conspired to conceal and otherwise abet their criminal misconduct.In 2004, the John Jay report tabulated a total of 4,392 priests and deacons in the U. against whom allegations of sexual abuse had been made. Committee on the Rights of the Child (CRC) has asked for detailed information on the full extent of child abuse worldwide by priests, monks and nuns.The numbers of reported abuse allegations and court cases has increased worldwide since then. It has also asked how the Vatican prevents abusers from contacting additional children and how the Vatican ensures that known crimes against children are reported to the police.In the past there were issues over the Church hierarchy failing to report abuse to law enforcement and allowing abusers further contact with children.