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DUBLIN | Irish abuse survivor demands accountability even at Vatican

DUBLIN— A prominent Irish survivor of priestly sexual abuse has told a Vatican-sponsored conference that the Holy See must put in place “robust structures” to hold accountable bishops and Vatican officials who fail to protect children from predator priests. Marie Collins, a former member of Pope Francis’ abuse advisory board, urged Catholic families attending the … Continue reading DUBLIN | Irish abuse survivor demands accountability even at Vatican

LOS ANGELES | LA prosecutors investigate another Kevin Spacey assault case

LOS ANGELES — Los Angeles County prosecutors are investigating allegations of a 2016 sexual assault by Kevin Spacey for possible criminal charges. Spokesman Greg Risling said Wednesday that a district attorney’s task force on sexual misconduct had received the case. Sheriff’s spokeswoman Nicole Nishida said detectives in the department’s Malibu-area station started the investigation in … Continue reading LOS ANGELES | LA prosecutors investigate another Kevin Spacey assault case

BERLIN | US deports 95-year-old ex-Nazi guard to Germany

BERLIN — A 95-year-old former Nazi concentration camp guard who lived quietly in New York City for decades was carried out of his home on a stretcher by federal agents and flown to Germany early Tuesday in what could prove to be the last U.S. deportation of a World War II-era war-crimes suspect. Jakiw Palij’s … Continue reading BERLIN | US deports 95-year-old ex-Nazi guard to Germany

Lawyer: FIFA not seeking whistleblower’s Russia doping info

December 29,2017(AP)(STL.News)-FIFA has made no attempt to contact Russian doping whistleblower Grigory Rodchenkov to gain information about “many” footballers embroiled in the widespread conspiracy by the 2018 World Cup host nation, according to his lawyer. “Dr. Rodchenkov has information about Russian footballers being protected by the state-sponsored doping system,” lawyer Jim Walden told The Associated … Continue reading Lawyer: FIFA not seeking whistleblower’s Russia doping info