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Glad to see that a Victorian court has in landmark decision for the first time set aside a deed of release drafted by the Catholic Church in 1998 to settle a claim against and appalling paedophile priest. Well done Michael Magazanik and his client for staying the course.

A Victorian man who was sexually abused by his local parish priest for three years is believed to be the first in Australia to overturn a settlement agreement with the Catholic Church. Michael Magazanik, partner at Rightside Legal, joins @alimoore004  now #mornings 

The claims by Ellis are detailed in a formal complaint to the ­CFMEU nat­ional secretary Michael O’Connor. “The CFMEU Victorian­ branch is worse than the Catholic Church when it comes to covering up things and protecting their mistakes. They never admit any wrong,” Ellis said

#YearInReview : From war hero Ben Roberts-Smith, to the Catholic church's Victorian seminary; from wage theft in our restaurants to corporate malfeasance at Crown Resorts. The Age's award-winning investigations have shone a light on power in 2019.

The Catholic church has set a precedent for hundreds of victim’s seeking damages, after the Victorian Church accepted liability for a priest’s historic abuse crimes. #9News 

. @michaelobrienmp ⁩ says Victorian law trumps confessional seal. Calls on Catholic Church to report abusive priests. Archbishop Peter Comensoli has said he’d rather go to jail #7NewsMelb 

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Catholic confessional seal finally broken: Victorian Parl passes law re mandatory reporting for priests hearing of child sex abuse. Church still resisting. #7NewsMelb 

The Catholic Church is set to fork out a massive amount in damages after admitting it knew one of its Victorian priests was a paedophile. @CandiceWyatt10 

The Catholic Church has responded to the Victorian government’s mandatory reporting amendments #springst 

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