Convicted Pedophile Running For Catholic School Board
Michael Stone, October 17, 2016, Patheos
What could possibly go wrong?
Denis Robert Hall, a convicted pedophile, is running for a seat on the Saskatoon Catholic school board in Canada.
Hall pleaded guilty in 1981 to two charges of having intercourse with girls aged 14-16, as well as two counts of indecent assault. Hall was sentenced to 18 months in prison.
Yet despite the convictions, Hall has qualified as a candidate in the Catholic school board election. CKOM reports the Greater Saskatoon Catholic Schools confirmed Monday morning that they . . .
50 State AG Call for Grand Jury
Any investigation must be:
- independent of and separate from the church
- must have subpoena powers and ability to compel testimony under oath
Anything short of these criteria is a sham and whitewash.
In addition, write letters to the editor, make phone calls to politicians as they can apply pressure to keep them responsive to our demand. We need to make efforts to ensure that they follow up on what the state is doing to investigate these crimes.
The Attorneys General of forty states have inquired about the grand jury process in Pennsylvania. Let's get statewide investigations going in fifty states.
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