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Bishop Franco Mulakkal

'Made Video Calls, Talked About Sex': Another Kerala Nun Levels Sexual Abuse Charges Against Franco Mulakkal

Feb 21, 2020 IANS

The second nun's statement was given before the police as she is the 14th witness in the case against Mulakkal where he is now out on bail.

Expelled Kerala Nun Lucy Writes To Vatican, Wants To Present Case Before Pope

Oct 28, 2019 PTI

The nun dismissed charges levelled against her by the congregation, saying many of them were a 'deliberate attempt to paint her in bad light.'

Days After Moving Vatican, Expelled Kerala Nun Says 'Not Very Hopeful Of Positive Outcome'

The Franciscan Clarist Congregation (FCC) had expelled sister Lucy after she 'failed to give a satisfactory explanation' of her lifestyle 'in violation of FCC laws'.

Expelled Kerala Nun Moves Vatican Against Congregation's Decision

Aug 17, 2019 PTI

Sister Lucy Kalappura, who took part in a protest against former bishop of Jalandhar diocese in connection with a rape case was expelled by the Franciscan Clarist Congregation early this month.

Bishop Franco Case: Kerala Nuns Seek CM's Help To Cancel Transfer Order

Seeking the intervention, the nuns pointed out that these transfers were effected as they were all witnesses in the case against the then Roman Catholic Diocese head in Paunjab's Jalandhar, Bishop Mulakkal, who is accused of raping the victim nun repeatedly between 2014 and 2016.

17 January, 2019

Kerala Nuns Who Protested Against Bishop Mulakkal Refuse To Obey Transfer Orders

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It was after these nuns joined the public protest at Kochi that the police succumbed to pressure from various quarters and decided to take strong action against the bishop.

09 January, 2019

Kerala Nun Who Protested Against Bishop Mulakkal Gets Notice Over 'Religious Principles'

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In its notice, Franciscan Clarist Congregation accused Sister Lucy Kalapura belonging to its St Mary's province, Mananthavady, of leading a life, which was against the "principles of religious life" and the rule of the congregation

22 October, 2018

Kerala Nun Rape Case: Priest Who Gave Statement Against Franco Mulakkal Found Dead

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Earlier, Father Kuriakose has alleged that he was under severe pressure by church officials for his support of the nun who has accused the bishop of rape.

18 October, 2018

Shocked To Hear Bishop Mulakkal Got Bail: Kerala Nun's Brother

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He said the Bishop has no repentance, no remorse, and he is not even sad, that shows what kind of indecent man he is

16 October, 2018

Kerala Nun Rape: Bishop Franco Walks Out Of Jail, To Fly To Jalandhar

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Mulakkal was arrested on September 21 after three days of questioning. On September 24, he was sent to two weeks of judicial custody.

15 October, 2018

Kerala Nun Rape Case: Rape Accused Bishop Franco Mulakkal Gets Bail

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This condition would be applicable till a charge sheet is filed in the case.

06 October, 2018

Kerala Nun Rape Case: Court Extends Bishop Franco's Judicial Custody Till October 20

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Bishop Franco Mulakkal who was arrested on the charge of repeatedly raping a nun will undergo judicial custody till October 20.

27 September, 2018

Kerala Nun Rape: HC Order On Bishop's Bail Plea On Oct 3

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He was arrested on September 21 after three days of questioning.

24 September, 2018

Kerala Nun Rape: Bishop Sent To Jail, Bail Hearing On Thursday

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Franco Mulakkal, who headed the Roman Catholic Diocese in Jalandhar, Punjab, became the first bishop in the country to be sent to jail on charges of raping a nun.

23 September, 2018

Nun Who Took Part In Protest Against Bishop Asked To Keep Away From Church Duties

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Five nuns had protested near the Kerala High Court at Kochi for 13 days, demanding the arrest of the bishop who was accused of repeatedly raping a nun.

22 September, 2018

Kerala Nun Rape: Bishop Franco Mulakkal Sent To 2-Day Police Custody

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In her complaint to the Kottayam Police in June, the nun had alleged that Bishop Mulakkal raped her at a guest house in Kuravilangad in May 2014 and later sexually exploited her on several occasions.

21 September, 2018

Kerala Nun Rape Case: Bishop Franco Mulakkal Has Committed Crime, To Be Arrested: Police

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"The investigating officer in the nun rape case has found that the bishop has committed the crime," SP police Sankar told journalists.

21 September, 2018

Kerala Nun Rape Case: Questioning Of Bishop Continues For 3rd Day

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The Special Investigation Team (SIT) probing the case has decided to complete the interrogation by Friday.

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Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

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