NSW Police Detective Chief Inspector Peter Fox claims civer-up of child sexual abuse by the Catholic church
The NSW Government has announced a special commission of inquiry into the Catholic Church
Victorian Parliamentary Inquiry calls for Catholic Church to hand over files
PM Julia Gillard annouces a royal commission into institutional respsonses to reports of child sexual abuse.
Former Catholic bishop criticises Cardinal Pell's view that the abuse stories are largely historic and that they're not part of a systemic failing in the Church
George Pell claims that abuse is exaggerated
Pell accuses press of exaggerating Catholic abuse.