2013 – June Releases

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ACCUSED AMB. PEDOPHILE STORY DIES

By | June 17th, 2013|Categories: Latest News Releases|Tags: |

Bill Donohue raises questions about media interest in allegations that the U.S. Ambassador to Belgium was involved in sexual crimes: There has been a rash of stories about U.S. State Department employees taking drugs and cavorting with prostitutes. In addition, the Ambassador to Belgium, Howard Gutman, was accused of soliciting prostitutes and minor children. While all [...]

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CASE AGAINST POPE BENEDICT TOSSED

By | June 14th, 2013|Categories: Latest News Releases|Tags: |

Bill Donohue comments on the decision by the International Criminal Court (ICC) not to investigate or prosecute Pope Benedict XVI: On September 13, 2011, the Survivors Network of those Abused by Priests (SNAP) announced that it had asked the ICC to prosecute Pope Benedict XVI, and other high ranking Catholic leaders, for “crimes against humanity.” The [...]

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RELIGIOUS LIBERTY AMENDMENT OPPOSED

By | June 13th, 2013|Categories: Latest News Releases|Tags: |

Bill Donohue comments on opposition by the Obama administration to a National Defense Authorization Act amendment that would protect the religious liberty of men and women in the Armed Forces: If the religious liberty of the Armed Forces were secure, there would be no need for an amendment to safeguard it. Sadly, there is. Rep. John [...]

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INJUSTICE IN PHILADELPHIA

By | June 12th, 2013|Categories: Latest News Releases|Tags: |

Bill Donohue comments on the sentencing today of Father Charles Engelhardt and Bernard Shero: When we at the Catholic League first heard that a boy was allegedly raped by three different persons, two of whom were priests, we were immediately suspicious. After all, how many times in American history has anyone been raped three times by [...]

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STATE DEPT. PEDOPHILIA COVER-UP?

By | June 11th, 2013|Categories: Latest News Releases|Tags: |

Bill Donohue comments on news reports that the U.S. State Department is involved in a cover-up of pedophilia: At a Senate Finance Committee today, it was reported that the State Department found in 2010 that the majority of domestic victims enslaved in the sex industry are runaway and homeless youth. It did not say whether the [...]

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OPPOSITION TO PLAN B FOLDS

By | June 11th, 2013|Categories: Latest News Releases|Tags: |

Bill Donohue comments on the Obama administration’s decision not to contest a federal judge’s ruling that eliminates age restrictions on the “morning-after” pill known as Plan B: On December 7, 2011, Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius explained why the Obama administration opposed the Food and Drug Administration’s recommendation that Plan B be made available [...]

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SEXUAL ABUSE IN CALIFORNIA SCHOOLS

By | June 6th, 2013|Categories: Latest News Releases|Tags: |

Bill Donohue has written an open letter to members of the California Assembly on the issue of sexual abuse in the schools. Hard as it is to believe, a bill passed the Senate last week that seeks to lift the statute of limitations for one year so that Catholic schools (and other private institutions) can be [...]

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CUOMO’S PRESIDENCY BID ABORTED

By | June 3rd, 2013|Categories: Latest News Releases|Tags: |

Bill Donohue comments on New York Governor Andrew Cuomo’s abortion bill: Andrew Cuomo’s lust for abortion rights has effectively killed his chances of ever becoming president of the United States. Tomorrow, he will unveil his proposal to allow abortions in New York through term. This is an act of political suicide. Not since Roe v. Wade [...]

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HBO SHOULD LEARN FROM NBA

By | June 3rd, 2013|Categories: Latest News Releases|Tags: |

Bill Donohue comments on Bill Maher’s HBO Friday night show: Maher’s obsession with Catholicism was on display again Friday night. His joking around about the pope being an atheist crossed no lines, nor did his swipe at Jesus being a hippie. But he just can’t get through a conversation about the Catholic Church without getting dirty. [...]

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