Catholic World News

Australian prosecutor struggles to explain Cardinal Pell’s conviction

June 06, 2019

» Continue to this story on CNA

CWN Editor's Note: In answering questions from judges at an Australian appeals court, the chief prosecutor in the case of Cardinal George Pell had trouble explaining his reliance on a single witness, whose testimony conflicted with the prosecution’s own theory. One judge suggested that the reported details of the alleged crime—in which the cardinal supposedly molested a young boy—were “wildly improbable.”

The above note supplements, highlights, or corrects details in the original source (link above). About CWN news coverage.

 


For all current news, visit our News home page.


Sound Off! CatholicCulture.org supporters weigh in.

All comments are moderated. To lighten our editing burden, only current donors are allowed to Sound Off. If you are a donor, log in to see the comment form; otherwise please support our work, and Sound Off!

There are no comments yet for this item.