Police decline to lay charges in scho...

Police decline to lay charges in school sex-abuse allegations

There are 2 comments on the Globe and Mail story from Nov 22, 2008, titled Police decline to lay charges in school sex-abuse allegations. In it, Globe and Mail reports that:

After a 14-month investigation, the Ontario Provincial Police said yesterday it had decided not to lay charges in response to allegations of physical and sexual abuse at a former private school run by Anglican ...

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Silent Pain still

Toronto, Canada

#1 Nov 22, 2008
http://www.recorder.ca/ArticleDisplay.aspx...

... The school as well as some former staff members are named as defendants in the civil suits.

The allegations between the mid-1970s and

mid-1990s claimed physical and

sexual abuse at the former private boarding school and

alleged bizarre cult-like behaviour that has left the pupils traumatized.

The claims allege students were subject to public humiliations and light sessions,

in which pupils were dragged out of bed at night

by staff shining flashlights in their face and

denouncing them as sinners.

None of the allegations have been proven in court.

Meanwhile, there are still questions swirling around the future of the stately school overlooking the St. Lawrence River.

In September,

it emerged at an Augusta Township council meeting that developer are proposing to buy the property and

build a residential development on the sprawling 264-acre campus.

http://www.topix.com/forum/ca/ontario/TF8UJ9K...
Silent Pain still

Toronto, Canada

#2 Nov 22, 2008
Ottawa Sun - No Criminal charges laid after Grenville Christian College investigation so far

http://www.ottawasun.com/News/National/2008/1...

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