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The crown court in Canada has ruled that there is sufficient evidence to move forward in the case against Archbishop Seraphim...

http://www.winnipegfreepress.com/local/breakingnews/Former-archbishop-to-stand-trial-for-sex-abuse-137687378.html
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Re: CROWN COURT IN CANADA TO PROCEED IN TRIAL FOR ARCHBISHOP SERAPHIM
« Reply #1 on: January 19, 2012, 04:47:04 PM »
Lord have mercy! :(
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Re: Crown Court In Canada To Proceed In Trial for Archbishop Seraphim
« Reply #2 on: January 19, 2012, 05:15:18 PM »
This is all very sad

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Re: Crown Court In Canada To Proceed In Trial for Archbishop Seraphim
« Reply #3 on: January 19, 2012, 06:22:58 PM »
Indeed.  :(

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Archbishop Seraphim (OCA) Back in Court on March 14th
« Reply #4 on: January 20, 2012, 02:59:33 PM »

Full story from CBC Canada here:
http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/manitoba/story/2012/01/19/mb-storheim-stand-trial.html?cmp=rss


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"Following a preliminary inquiry, the Manitoba Court of Queen's Bench on Wednesday ordered Kenneth William Storheim, 65, to stand trial.
Details of the preliminary inquiry cannot be published due to a court-ordered ban. A trial date will be set on March 14.
« Last Edit: January 20, 2012, 02:59:52 PM by Orest »

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Re: Crown Court In Canada To Proceed In Trial for Archbishop Seraphim
« Reply #5 on: January 20, 2012, 03:38:34 PM »
Lord have mercy
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Re: Crown Court In Canada To Proceed In Trial for Archbishop Seraphim
« Reply #6 on: January 20, 2012, 04:12:00 PM »
Lord, have mercy!
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Re: Crown Court In Canada To Proceed In Trial for Archbishop Seraphim
« Reply #7 on: January 20, 2012, 04:23:12 PM »
Am I the only one who noticed a stylistic difference in how that CBC article was written in contrast to American news styles. I think that rather than dismissively referring to his being known as 'Archbishop Seraphim in church circles' and referring to him by his legal name, most American news sources would report about him as 'Archbishop Seraphim Storheim'.  Perhaps it is better for the Church the way the Canadians reported it, although the picture probably negates that.....