Home Blog Page 153

Indian court bars 2 Britons in pedophile case from leaving

1

AFP – NEW DELHI

India’s Supreme Court has barred two Britons acquitted on charges of sexually abusing boys at shelters for the homeless from leaving the country, reports said Saturday.The court ordered Mumbai police not to release the passports of Duncan Grant, 63, and Alan Waters, 58, who were freed from jail earlier in the week after being cleared by the Bombay High Court.

The Supreme Court also asked the men to formally state why they should not be kept in custody until an appeal against their acquittal is heard, the Press Trust of India news agency said.

Convicted Pedophile Sues AmEx For $4 Million

2

Convicted Pedophile Sues AmEx For $4 Millionby Carey, consumerist.com – Meet James Colliton, a disbarred corporate lawyer who served 19 months in jail after bribing a mother so he could sleep with her 13 and 15 year-old daughters. Colliton recently sued American Express for $4 million, claiming that he was captured because the credit card company told authorities that the fugitive gutter-cretin was signing for hotel rooms in Ontario.

Colliton insisted he wasn’t running from the law and had gone to Canada only to attend some harness races.

“You’re not a fugitive if you sign into a major chain hotel using your driver’s license and your American Express card,” he said.

In his suit, filed in Manhattan Supreme Court, Colliton says Canadian authorities would never have “falsely arrested” or “unlawfully detained” him on immigration charges if American Express hadn’t revealed when and where he had used his credit card.

U.N. grants status to homosexual-rights groups

0

Opponents fear loss of sovereignty, ties to pedophilia advocates

U.N. grants status to homosexual-rights groupsby Matt Sanchez, WorldNetDaily – The U.N. recently accorded two homosexual-rights groups “consultative status,” raising opposition from pro-family advocates who see the move as a weakening of national sovereignty that could result in lowering the age of consent for homosexual sex.

U.N. watchdogs also cite homosexual-rights groups’ historical alignment with organizations advocating pedophilia.

The U.N.’s Economic and Social Council, the organ facilitating international cooperation on standards-making and problem-solving in economic and social issues, has accepted COC Netherlands and the State Federation of Lesbians, Gays, Transexuals and Bisexuals of Spain.

This “means we can join the efforts at the U.N. to address human rights violations against people with an alternative sexual orientation or gender identity,” said Björn van Roozendaal, COC Netherlands international advocacy officer.

Suspect to judge: Child porn ‘relaxes him’

2

Suspect to judge: Child porn 'relaxes him'

staff report, KHOU.com – HOUSTON — A child porn suspect told a Houston judge Friday that watching child pornography was relaxing.

Bennie Richardson, 37, is charged with possession of child pornography.

Police say they found more than 600 videos and pictures of child porn on his home computers.

Richardson was reportedly in the process of downloading illegal videos when police arrested him last week.

Pedophile Aussie priest to be deported

0

news.com.au THE Catholic order of a former priest jailed today for sexually abusing boys at a New Zealand school says it will supervise him for the rest of his life after he is deported back to Australia.

Rodger William Moloney, now 73 and in ill-health, was jailed for two years and nine months by Justice Graham Panckhurst in the High Court at Christchurch today, the New Zealand Press Association reported.

He will be deported after serving his sentence.

Convicted SoCal pedophile denied release

0

Convicted SoCal pedophile denied release

The Associated Press – SANTA ANA, Calif.—A convicted pedophile who became the public face of Megan’s Law in the 1990s was denied his bid for release from a state mental facility on Thursday.An Orange County Superior Court jury determined Sid Landau, 69, was still a threat to society and should remain hospitalized in state custody, where he has been held for eight years.

Two previous juries deadlocked on whether Landau should be released.

Dressed in a blue-and-white checkered shirt, the gray-haired Landau looked down at the table, sighed and whispered to his lawyer, “I’m going to die in jail,” according to the Los Angeles Times.

Suspected pedophile busted in Côte-des-Neiges

0

Suspected pedophile busted in Côte-des-Neigesby Shuyee Lee – CJAD NEWSTALK RADIO  – A 65-year-old Côte-des-Neiges man faces child porn charges and police are concerned Montreal children could be possible victims.

Montreal police Sergeant Detective Marco Breton tells CJAD News two five-year-old girls were approached by a man who showed them kiddie porn pictures including video camera images of him masturbating. It happened at the corner of Mountain Sights and Ferrier at about 5 p.m. on Sunday, July 20.

Breton says one of the girls’ mothers noticed what was going on and detained him with the help of the other mom and a neighbour until police arrived. He put up a fight, pushing one person and hitting another. He also allegedly tried to erase the pictures and get rid of the photos by throwing them under a parked car.

Alleged pedophile to be escorted

0
by ČTK, CESKENOVINY.CZ – Prague- The Czech police will hand Irish citizen Patrick Burnell, who is suspected of abuse of several children, to their British colleges at Prague’s international airport on Tuesday, Petr Gruber, from the Czech criminal police, told CTK today.

A Czech court decided on Monday that Burnell, 21, will be extradited for criminal prosecution in Britain.

Burnell who the police say sexually abused 16 children in Britain in 2003-2006 faces up to life sentence his homeland if found guilty.

Worker spots suspected pedophile

0

By Tiffany Mayer, OSPREY NEWS NETWORK – Her official job title is hostess at the Russell Avenue Community Centre. But Grace Black would say “a little bit receptionist, a little bit secretary” would also do when it comes to describing what she does.

“It’s really a little bit of everything,” said Black, who has worked at the centre for 2 1/2 years.

Two weeks ago, a little bit of everything included tipping off authorities that a person with the same name as a person convicted of assaulting children was frequenting the centre, which is also a popular spot for youth.

Now a St. Catharines city councillor wants to recognize Black with a letter from council expressing gratitude for the job she does at the centre.

Rude behavior lands KC lawyer in jail

0

ASSOCIATED PRESS – SPRINGFIELD, Mo. — An attorney’s rude behavior has earned him a four-month stay in the Greene County Jail.

Greene County Circuit Court Judge Tom Mountjoy sentenced Kansas City lawyer Carlos D. Romious to 120 days in jail last week because of Romious’ “rude and angry” demeanor toward the judge.

It’s unclear from court records what ultimately led Mountjoy to incarcerate Romious, but the judgment of contempt Mountjoy filed on July 24 outlines past outbursts by Romious in the judge’s courtroom.

Romious was representing Alton L. Vaughn, of St. Charles, in a jury trial for allegedly defrauding eight people from December 2003 to May 2005.