Italian police uncover gang that ‘brainwashed kids and sold them to foster parents’

Italian police uncover gang that ‘brainwashed kids and sold them to foster parents’

Police have arrested 18 people, including a mayor, doctors and social workers, for allegedly brainwashing children into thinking their parents had abused them so they could be sold to foster parents.

Senior Vatican cleric sentenced for sex crimes in Australia

Senior Vatican cleric sentenced for sex crimes in Australia

Pope vows Church will ‘never again’ ignore abuse accusations

Pope vows Church will ‘never again’ ignore abuse accusations

Tackling child abuse must be Church’s priority: Vatican panel

Tackling child abuse must be Church’s priority: Vatican panel

Vatican suspends Chilean deacon accused of child abuse

Vatican suspends Chilean deacon accused of child abuse

Up to 50 witnesses for Cardinal Pell sex abuse hearing

Up to 50 witnesses for Cardinal Pell sex abuse hearing

Four arrested for alleged child abuse within religious community

Four arrested for alleged child abuse within religious community

Cardinal Pell denies abuse charges in Australian court

Cardinal Pell denies abuse charges in Australian court

Bishops can be fired over child abuse ‘negligence’: Pope

Bishops can be fired over child abuse ‘negligence’: Pope

Former victim leaves Vatican child sex abuse commission

Former victim leaves Vatican child sex abuse commission

Italian diplomat ‘seriously ill’ in Philippines jail

Italian diplomat ‘seriously ill’ in Philippines jail

Italian diplomat faces child abuse charges

Italian diplomat faces child abuse charges

Jailed Italian diplomat seeks medical care

Jailed Italian diplomat seeks medical care

Vatican hits back at ‘prejudiced’ UN report

Vatican hits back at ‘prejudiced’ UN report

Vatican under scrutiny after sex abuse report

Vatican under scrutiny after sex abuse report

Vatican slams UN ‘interference’ on abortion

Vatican slams UN ‘interference’ on abortion

‘Vatican refuses to stop abuse’: victims’ group

‘Vatican refuses to stop abuse’: victims’ group

Vatican must report child abusers to police: UN

Vatican must report child abusers to police: UN

Vatican grilled on child abuse by UN watchdog

Vatican grilled on child abuse by UN watchdog

Paedophile let off because girl was ‘in love’

Paedophile let off because girl was ‘in love’

Vatican sets up child sex abuse committee

Vatican sets up child sex abuse committee