Sex Crimes and the Vatican (2006) is a documentary film (39 min) filmed by Colm O'Gorman, who was raped by a Catholic priest in the diocese of Ferns in County Wexford in Ireland when he was 14 years old. In Sex Crimes and the Vatican O'Gorman explores four separate cases internationally of widespread clerical abuse, putting the Roman Catholic Church on trial for the reckless endangerment of children. O'Gorman raises the question, 'Is the Church in default of its obligation as a signatory to the UN Convention of the Rights of the Child?'8.5/10(97).
Sex Crimes and the Vatican. Be the first to review this item 40min 2006 NR. Reporter Colm O'Gorman explores four separate cases internationally of wide-spread clerical abuse, and puts the Roman Catholic Church on trial for the reckless endangerment of children, for . Oct 01, 2006 · With Pope Benedict XVI, Anne Burke, Brendan Comiskey, Elza Da Silva. Panorama investigates a secret Vatican document known as the "Crimen Sollicitationis", which established a guideline for handling allegations of child abuse, homosexuality and bestiality within the Catholic Church and was enforced for 20 years by Cardinal Joseph Ratzinger before he became the Pope.8.5/10(34).
Jan 22, 2016 · Sex crimes and the Vatican Vatican City A secret document which sets out a procedure for dealing with child sex abuse scandals within the Catholic Church is examined by Panorama. Crimen Sollicitationis was enforced for 20 years by Cardinal Joseph Ratzinger before he became the Pope. Aug 06, 2003 · The document, once "stored in the secret archives" of the Vatican, focuses on crimes initiated as part of the confessional relationship and what it calls the "worst crime": sexual assault Author: Dan Collins.