Australian Cardinal George Pell Ordered to Stand Trial Over Sexual Abuse Spanning Decades

Australian Cardinal George Pell Ordered to Stand Trial Over Sexual Abuse Spanning Decades

MELBOURNE, Australia – Australian Cardinal George Pell, the most senior Vatican official to be charged in the Catholic Church sex abuse crisis, on Tuesday officially denied charges of sexual abuse spanning decades after his lawyers failed to sway a court to dismiss them. Australia‚Äôs highest-ranking Catholic will appear for the first time on Wednesday in […]