Category Archives: CLAN News Flash

Ex-Care Kids Seek Look At Police Gazette

25 August 2018 CLAN News Flash Members Latest CLAN News Media Articles   25th August 2018  |  Sam Buckingham-Jones  |  The Australian   A national group representing people who were in out-of-home care has called on the NSW government and police force to make public issues of the Police Gazette, an internal publication that once listed crimes committed, in a bid to fill gaps in state…
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Maitland Christian Church Pastor Bob Cotton Wants Your Help – And Your Signature

14 August 2018 CLAN News Flash Members Latest CLAN News Media Articles   August 13, 2018  |  Sage Swinton  |  Illawarra Mercury   Not many people would think a pastor would be the most popular man at the pub. But when that pastor is pushing for stronger penalties for people who conceal child sex abuse, it makes a lot more sense. Maitland Christian Church pastor Bob Cotton has started a…
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Catholic Priests To Be Forced To Report Abuse Revealed In Confession Under Victorian Opposition Plan

14 August 2018 CLAN News Flash Members Latest CLAN News Media Articles   14th August 2018  |  Richard Willingham  |  ABC News   Child sexual abuse revealed in confession would have to be reported to police and could be used as evidence if the Coalition wins Victoria's state election, the Opposition's most senior Catholic MP has announced. The Royal Commission into Institutional Response to Child…
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Melbourne Anglican Diocese Denies Ignoring Complaints About Peter Hollingworth

09 August 2018 CLAN News Flash Members Latest CLAN News Media Articles   8th August, 2018  |  Melissa Davey  |  The Guardian   Child sexual abuse survivors’ group asks why Hollingworth was not asked to resign after royal commission report   The Anglican diocese of Melbourne has rejected criticism it is ignoring complaints about Bishop Peter Hollingworth, as questions were raised about the independence of the diocese’s office of…
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Catholic Church In NZ ‘Failed In A Very Serious Way’ Over Paedophile Priest: Call For Royal Commission

06 August 2018 CLAN News Flash Members Latest CLAN News Media Articles   2nd August, 2018  |  NZ Herald   The Catholic Church's handling of a paedophile priest from Dunedin amounts to ''negligence'', and a royal commission could reveal a cover-up, the head of the University of Otago's theology and public issues centre says. And an international expert on clerical sex abuse now…
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