#Breaking; Cardinal George Pell to stand trial on historical sexual offence charge

Cardinal George Pell getting out of his car outside the Melbourne Magistrates' Court.Cardinal George Pell has been committed to stand trial on a historical sexual offence charge.

Magistrate Belinda Wallington is part way through her ruling on whether there is enough evidence to send Cardinal Pell to trial on multiple historic sexual offence charges.

Some other charges have been struck out.

Today’s ruling follows a month-long committal hearing in March.

Cardinal Pell was escorted into the Melbourne Magistrates’ Court under police guard.

via Cardinal George Pell to stand trial on historical sexual offence charge – ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)