Australian Cardinal jailed for sexual abuse
The Australian Cardinal, George Pell, was sentenced to six years in prison for sexually harassing two boys.
Former Vatican Minister of Economy, 77-year-old Australian Cardinal George Pell was sentenced to six years in prison for sexually harassing two boys.
The moral collapse of the churches was a long-known fact, and Pell was the first high-ranking figure to go to jail for child abuse.
At the hearing held at the Melbourne District Court and broadcast live on television, a judge said to Pell that he had committed "a brazen and forcible sexual attack on the two victims," when Pell was a bishop in 1996-2001.
"Your conduct was permeated by staggering arrogance," Judge added and ruled that Pell was sexually harassing two 13-year-old boys in the churchyard.
Last year, the Australian government officially apologized to victims of sexual abuse from children and their families
Australia's management last year, the victims of sexual abuse of children and their families 'national apology' had officially wished.