Cardinal George Pell, Former Vatican Treasurer and Former Adviser to Pope Francis Sentenced to Six Years in Prison for Sexually Assaulting Two Choirboys - 03-14


A former Vatican City treasurer and former senior adviser to Pope Francis was sentenced to 6 years in prison after being found guilty of sexually assaulting two choirboys. Cardinal George Pell was sentenced Wednesday by a court in Australia after being found guilty, making him the highest ranking Vatican official ever convicted of sex abuse.