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Pedophiles in Nova Scotia
« on: September 17, 2009, 03:29:05 PM »
After hundreds of years of pedophiles living in the safe refudge of the Catholic Church (where they had unlimited access to victims, and unlimited convenience of brainwashed Catholics, who believed the Church and its' leaders were "infallible") victims are finally able to get some closure .....and also some justice by means of monetary settlements.... many without even having to testify at this point. 
However, it's still a hard and almost impossible journey for the victims of abuse in other institutions.  This involves government in most instances; and while the public is not brainwashed into thinking the government in infallible, these victims still realize the hell they have to go through to fight "the institutions". 
Here's the latest horror story/s from my home town.




A victim speaks of his experience with Cesar Lalo
His crime was called horrific. His sentence hailed as a victory for justice. But for a decade, Cesar Lalo used his position as a youth court worker to feed his sexual appetite for young boys. Now we hear from one of his prey. Lonnie Murphy was 11 years old when he was sent to the man whose duty it was to help him. Instead, he met a predator who operated in the very halls of justice. He told his story to reporter Rob Gordon. And a warning: some viewers may find this item disturbing. (runs 3:41)

http://www.cbc.ca/canadanowns/archives/2004_aug_w5.html

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N.S. pedophile declared long-term offender
Updated Wed. Aug. 4 2004 11:15 PM ET

CTV.ca News Staff

A Nova Scotia man has been designated a long-term offender and sentenced to nine years in prison for molesting boys under his supervision.

Cesar Lalo, 64, a former youth probation officer and child-welfare worker, also agreed to undergo drug treatment to reduce his sex drive.

"I think he's gonna do some hard time," one of his victims told ATV News Wednesday, who described this as "a good day."

His total jail time is now 18 years, which Crown prosecutor Catherine Cogswell said was either "the highest or second-highest sentence given to a pedophile in Canadian history."

"To me, the biggest point to all this is that Cesar Lalo has finally come to court and acknowledged responsibility that he sexually victimized 29 victims," said Crown prosecutor Rob Fetterly.

The crimes all occurred in the 1970s and 1980s. It's been 15 years since his last assault. He stepped down as a probation officer in 1989 when the abuse allegations first surfaced.

"The evidence of the offences against these children provides compelling stories of horrid, brazen, callous acts of indecent and sexual assault, gross indecency, buggery and attempted buggery," Justice Heather Robertson of Nova Scotia Supreme Court said in passing sentence.

"All but two of his victims were children in his charge for whom he had undertaken to protect, counsel and provide guidance."

All the victims were between age 11 and 17 at the time of the offences.

Lalo began serving his first nine-year sentence in 1993 for seven offences and has been in jail ever since, even though his sentence expired in August 2002. He was convicted in 2003 of 15 additional offences and then admitted to seven more.

While Lalo was given a nine-year sentence, he was given a double-credit for the two years he spent in jail dealing with the most recent charges.

During his court appearances, four experts testified that as a homosexual pedophile, Lalo was a risk to reoffend because pedophiles are never cured.

Prosecutors wanted Lalo declared a dangerous offender, which meant he was shown to be unable to control his sexual or violent impulses. That would have left him jailed indefinitely.

However, the court chose to deem him a long-term offender, which means he will be under the supervision of the courts for 10 years after he gets out of prison and will be required to continue drug treatment over that time.

"Once we got to the sentencing phase of this prosecution, our concern ... was to protect children from Cesar Lalo," Cogswell said.

Those who were abused by Lalo still suffer from it. "My life has been very hard, a hard road," the victim said.

The man's brother was also an alleged victim, but the Crown didn't proceed because that man died of a self-administered drug overdose in 1997.

"We were trying to escape reality a lot of the times," the man, now 41, said, his voice breaking. "So, to see this happen today will bring some closure for me."

"Justice was served," Fetterly said. "I think folks can move along in their lives and say this chapter of their life is over."

But the victim said he will be launching a civil action over this case.

With a report from ATV's Rick Grant

 

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Re: Pedophiles in Nova Scotia
« Reply #1 on: September 17, 2009, 03:34:50 PM »
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Re: Pedophiles in Nova Scotia
« Reply #2 on: September 18, 2009, 05:27:00 PM »
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Even after a mentally disabled boy complained to police, the civil service allowed Lalo to continue working alone with children

Standard operating procedure by institutions in these cases.

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Re: Pedophiles in Nova Scotia
« Reply #3 on: September 19, 2009, 09:51:41 AM »
I know what you mean; who's going to take the word of a mentally challenged child or person???? seems to be the attitude.  In reality, I suggest I would take their word a little quicker - all being considered: they are not astute enough to fabricate such events - if so, they must be telling the truth! 
And to think; that's the attitude our tax dollar and country's purse is paying for!

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Re: Pedophiles in Nova Scotia
« Reply #4 on: November 18, 2009, 08:25:47 PM »
Pedophile's can't be cured, it is a known fact ,you are put on this earth gay,straight,or the latter,no amount of councilling therapy,incarceration,or any other kind of treatment including chemical casstration fill their insatiable appettite for young victims.they will always reoffend given the chance,so if in fact guilty of doing such an act i beleive ,now this might sound harsh,i beleive they should be exterminated ,there iz no room in society for these maggots period...no amount of money will buy back what those boys lost to these perverts...

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