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Posted by: thepinetree on 08/14/2018 10:47 PM Updated by: thepinetree on 08/14/2018 11:08 PM
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Full Grand Jury Report on Widespread Sexual Abuse of Juveniles and Cover Up by Portions of Catholic Church

Harrisburg, PA...What follows is the first few paragraphs of the Grand Jury Report that shows the sad, large scale abuse of children and subsequent cover up of the incidents by portions of the Catholic Church. "We, the members of this grand jury, need you to hear this. We know some of you have heard some of it before. There have been other reports about child sex abuse within the Catholic Church. But never on this scale. For many of us, those earlier stories happened someplace else, someplace away. Now we know the truth: it happened everywhere.


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We were given the job of investigating child sex abuse in six dioceses - every diocese in the state except Philadelphia and Altoona -Johnstown, which were the subject of previous grand juries. These six dioceses account for 54 of Pennsylvania's 67 counties. We heard the testimony of dozens of witnesses concerning clergy sex abuse. We subpoenaed, and reviewed, half a million pages of internal diocesan documents. They contained credible allegations against over three hundred predator priests. Over one thousand child victims were identifiable, from the church's own records. We believe that the real number - of children whose records were lost, or who were afraid ever to come forward - is in the thousands.

Most of the victims were boys; but there were girls too. Some were teens; many were prepubescent. Some were manipulated with alcohol or pornography. Some were made to masturbate their assailants, or were groped by them. Some were raped orally, some vaginally, some anally. But all of them were brushed aside, in every part of the state, by church leaders who preferred to protect the abusers and their institution above all

As a consequence of the coverup, almost every instance of abuse we found is too old to be prosecuted. But that is not to say there are no more predators. This grand jury has issued presentments against a priest in the Greensburg diocese and a priest in the Erie Diocese, who has been sexually assaulting children within the last decade. We learned of these abusers directly from their dioceses - which we hope is a sign that the church is finally changing its ways. And there may be more indictments in the future; investigation continues.

But we are not satisfied by the few charges we can bring, which represent only a tiny percentage of all the child abusers we saw. We are sick over all the crimes that will go unpunished and uncompensated. This report is our only recourse. We are going to name their names, and describe what they did - both the sex offenders and those who concealed them. We are going to shine a light on their conduct, because that is what the victims deserve. And we are going to make our recommendations for how the laws should change so that maybe no one will have to conduct another inquiry like this one. We hereby exercise our historical and statutory right as grand jurors to inform the public of our findings.

This introduction will briefly describe the sections of the report that follow. We know it is very long. But the only way to fix these problems is to appreciate their scope."


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No Subject
Posted on: 2018-08-15 00:25:17   By: Anonymous
 
Gay map.

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    Re:
    Posted on: 2018-08-15 07:25:52   By: Anonymous
     
    nothing new there were reports of it in angels camp too that went ignored. seemed to be the norm. nobody hears you scream if a hand is over your mouth do they.

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      Posted on: 2018-08-15 15:38:11   By: Anonymous
       
      It's customary in Calaveras County to protect our pastors and priests from any negative consequences when they sexually molest our children. It releives us from having to face difficulties and provides the fullfillment of living in our own perfect little white bread world.

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        Re:
        Posted on: 2018-08-15 17:43:48   By: Anonymous
         
        nailed it!

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No Subject
Posted on: 2018-08-15 00:26:26   By: Anonymous
 
Luckily, once they go to confession they will be absolved of their sins. Now go in peace.

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    Re:
    Posted on: 2018-08-15 08:06:28   By: Anonymous
     
    ^ Thanks for the morning chuckle.

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No Subject
Posted on: 2018-08-15 03:35:38   By: Anonymous
 
No surprises here. Endemic corruption

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    Re: Toad
    Posted on: 2018-08-15 21:04:35   By: Anonymous
     
    Guess who else is from Pennsylvania, Bill Black Trash Cosby !

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Bill Clinton Is A Pedophile Too
Posted on: 2018-08-15 06:56:22   By: Anonymous
 
How come they never go after Bill Clinton, it's known everywhere (even people in my country are aware of his corruption) that he's a Pedophile too? The Clinton's have the most protection against corruption then any Politician alive.
Google ''Bill Clinton Pedophile'' The first 30 out of 30 articles are all about Bill Clinton and Jeffrey Epstein, and Hillary is in there too, any wife would know if her husband had this disease. The Clintons are such scum, and so many of you people wanted her as President? You Americans can be incredibly ignorant people, even in and about your own country. But I will admit, your generosity towards those in distress in other countries out weigh your ignorance.
Two months ago I went to see the world famous San Francisco. I spent one week there, I never wanted to get away from a place so fast, but I was locked into a one week stay. Some beautiful places and the amazing technology of the buildings and the Golden Gate and the Bay bridge (though the traffic was terrifying) but the homeless, the smell of them, the urinating and pooping. Maybe you need to take more care of your own, just a thought.
It has been an adventure visiting you all here in the Gold Country this past month, and I hope your fires are out soon, I would of loved to seen and hiked the Yosemite National Park, but our time here is almost to an end. Our next visit will be Yellowstone National Park, and another month spent there. We will stay away from your big cities of course. Then we fly back home.
My thanks to the many kind people of this Motherlode. Many of you have been kind to our family and stay.
I am sorry, I ran off on our wonderful stay. I hope your Justice system arrest and prosecute any predator priest that maybe in your country right now, before they flee and our protected by any Christian Citadel. This has been going on for ages, it is time for all countries to round up those who are guilty and prosecute them.

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    Re: Bill Clinton Is A Pedophile Too
    Posted on: 2018-08-15 08:17:15   By: Anonymous
     
    What you say about what you have seen is correct.
    All this has built up in the years following closing mental asylums. Dumping the mentally ill on the streets to procreate. And yes, the pedophile problem is also part of the same problem. We seem to never learn and repeat history, those things that have learned from the past. The fires are a large example of ignoring history.

    So now, tell us your home country so we can critique, and let you know all of the problems you have there. In the world of today atrocity does not stop at any country borders. If there is a hell, we all are living it.

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      Re: Bill Clinton Is A Pedophile Too
      Posted on: 2018-08-15 12:19:21   By: Anonymous
       
      My country is a socialist country, and I don't wish to go back. That's the reason we have come here, that's why I think you should help your own people more.
      Be thankful for everything you have, if you were in our shoes your life would be in danger daily, I meant no disrespect. If I were caught talkingbadly of our politicians in power I and my family could possibly put in detention. Like I said help your own first and be thankful for all you have and this President you have. Your democrats here would like nothing more from what I have seen to turn your country into a socialist country.
      Thank you all for your kindness here.

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        Re: Bill Clinton Is A Pedophile Too
        Posted on: 2018-08-15 18:49:11   By: Anonymous
         
        This person is so... full of crap. And you actually took the bait. Be thankful for trump? A twitter lunatic, a bright orange turd that does nothing but lie lie lie. He's a drama queen. Please stay in that imaginary socialist country you are unable to state. Hahahahahahahaaha lying crooked idiot.

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    Re: Bill Clinton Is A Pedophile Too
    Posted on: 2018-08-15 09:51:50   By: Anonymous
     
    All over the place in your mind, an adventure of the mind. The doctor called wants you to take those meds, it's very important. Very important. Let me guess psychotic? Hearing voices again... compaired child rapists on a mass scale to bill and hillary Clinton? Shame on you, fukin dirty sicko.

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      Hum deedee-deedee-hua hua
      Posted on: 2018-08-15 19:11:39   By: Anonymous
       


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No Subject
Posted on: 2018-08-15 06:56:54   By: Anonymous
 
Stick your hand in my pocket little boy and pet my mouse!

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    Re:
    Posted on: 2018-08-15 07:11:51   By: Anonymous
     
    You're that tiny? Are you embarrassed when the women laugh or giggle?

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      Re:
      Posted on: 2018-08-15 07:30:44   By: Anonymous
       
      You're wife isn't laughing, she's screaming Have a good day a work I'm heading over to your house.

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        Re:
        Posted on: 2018-08-15 07:35:38   By: Anonymous
         
        Stick your hand in my pocket little boy and pet my rat.

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    Re:
    Posted on: 2018-08-15 12:07:29   By: Anonymous
     
    AHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAH!!! LISTEN to Mr Pimple Penis, he thinks he's a Stud Muffin with a penis the size of a mouse's penis. AHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAH!!!

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      Re:
      Posted on: 2018-08-15 18:38:36   By: Anonymous
       
      When you kiss your wife tonight how do I taste?

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        Re:
        Posted on: 2018-08-16 02:55:25   By: Anonymous
         
        AHAHAHAHAHAHA!!! Like a women would want a mouse in her, or are you a gerbil and you like it up some guys hairy ass??? AHAAHAHAHAHAHAHA!!! YOU AND A WOMAN??? AHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHA!!!

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No Subject
Posted on: 2018-08-15 06:58:41   By: Anonymous
 
The church has killed thousands in the past now molested children no big surprise and the idiots still believe in religion.

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    Re:
    Posted on: 2018-08-15 07:17:01   By: Anonymous
     
    God is great! Lol. The invisible man/talking snake theory doesn't sound legit to you?

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Where are You
Posted on: 2018-08-15 07:01:49   By: Anonymous
 
Any sightings of are beloved Father Kelly in Pennsylvania?

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    Re: Where are You
    Posted on: 2018-08-15 09:46:19   By: Anonymous
     
    What about father o'grady? Guess everyone forgot about him. Well you can watch deliver us from evil, get a little education in sickos that came to calaveras. He's still hiding out in Ireland I believe.

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      Re: Where are You
      Posted on: 2018-08-15 18:40:48   By: Anonymous
       
      Wasn't that Kelly?

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        Re: Where are You
        Posted on: 2018-08-15 18:56:47   By: Anonymous
         
        No kelly was another, father o'grady was a long time ago 25 plus years. Girls and boys , little babies too. He's actually still titled as the most notorious child rapist in history. Look him up, some close friends of mine were abused by him. Deliver us from evil is the name of a documentary made 6 years ago or so. The church paid off most of the parents. Father Oliver o'grady, they shifted him all over the state Stockton,so cal, you name it that is until we ended up with the fukin bastard. Type his name in.

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          Re: Where are You
          Posted on: 2018-08-15 19:07:41   By: Anonymous
           
          San andreas was the last place he was sent to. How did everyone forget about father o'grady? I sure the hell never did. I mean yeah its been some time but not for his victims. We are a small community come on people, this is sad.

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            Re: Where are You
            Posted on: 2018-08-16 08:02:47   By: Anonymous
             
            Bend over child, and I shall deliver God's sermon.

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No Subject
Posted on: 2018-08-15 08:05:51   By: Anonymous
 
I have no understanding of how or why so many cling to the tenets of Catholicism when their leaders have been exposed for decades as pedophiles.

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    Re:
    Posted on: 2018-08-15 12:47:57   By: Anonymous
     
    because misery loves company.

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No Subject
Posted on: 2018-08-15 08:08:43   By: Anonymous
 
Yep, the Catholic Church. First we kill those who don't convert, then enslave Native Americans under the guise of finding a one true God and in this century men who profess their faith but have needs they impose on innocent children.

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No Subject
Posted on: 2018-08-15 14:47:13   By: Anonymous
 
If you don't believe you will be burned and tortured for eternity..

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No Subject
Posted on: 2018-08-15 15:24:12   By: Anonymous
 
Come on they loved every moment


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    Re:
    Posted on: 2018-08-15 19:27:47   By: Anonymous
     
    I blame them for dressing slutty, they were asking for it.

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      Re:
      Posted on: 2018-08-16 08:03:32   By: Anonymous
       
      Says Father Felcher.

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No Subject
Posted on: 2018-08-29 23:24:00   By: Anonymous
 
...They Rant And Rave About Abortion...Yet They Sweep The The Molested Alter Boys Under The Church Carpet...Fools Indeed...

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