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‘Godlike’ priest appears in the dock accused of sexually abusing children over four decades

Canon Replica Bags Mortimer Stanley, now 84, was ‘a celebrity in the playground’ who KnockOff Handbags allegedly targeted children that were dubbed ‘his special girls’, a court has heard16:36, 10 MAY 2016Updated16:39, 10 MAY 2016Retired Roman Catholic Priest purse replica handbags Mortimer Stanley arrives at Minshull Street Crown Court for his trial

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“It is the Crown’s case that his reputation and his relationship with those children masked what was abuse.”Like us on FacebookFollow us on TwitterDaily Newsletter.

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