Cardinal Pell will not ask for shorter sentence if appeal fails
May 29, 2019
CWN Editor's Note: Attorneys for Cardinal George Pell, whose appeal of a criminal conviction will be heard in early June, have indicated that the cardinal will not ask for a lighter sentence. Cardinal Pell, who was sentenced to a 6-year jail term on sex-abuse charges, insists on his innocence and looks for an appeals court to overturn the guilty verdict against him.The above note supplements, highlights, or corrects details in the original source (link above). About CWN news coverage.
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