Griffith-Pelletier Memo

The following is the text of an 02 April 1997 memo sent by Robert Pelletier, L’Orignal associate Crown attorney, to Peter Griffiths, Director of Crowns for the Eastern Region of Ontario.  Both men have since been appointed to the bench, … Continue reading

Acts of Perfect Charity: A Parody

A parody on the inquiry’s legal spin-doctoring of the Cornwall sex abuse scandal and cover-up   It all started when David Silmser told Cornwall police and officials at the Alexandria-Cornwall diocese that he was sexually abused as a young boy … Continue reading

The Saga

Chronology of John MacDonald’s ongoing and relentless quest for justice  John MacDonald, an “alleged” victim of clerical sexual abuse, has spent a year waiting for the Cornwall Police Service to investigate his allegations of obstruction of justice leveled at Cornwall … Continue reading

Pelletier: Robert Pelletier

Robert Pelletier Now a judge,  Justice Robert Pelletier, from Alfred, Ontario, was formerly a Crown attorney in L’Orignal, Ontario. Robert Pelletier, as a Crown attorney, became officially involved with Project Truth in January 1996.  He obtained an initial brief from Justice … Continue reading

MacDonald: John MacDonald

John MacDonald was the second man to come forward alleging that he had been sexually abused as a young boy by Father Charles MacDonald ,more commonly known in Cornwall, Ontario as Father Charlie, or, simply Charlie. In May 2002 Father MacDonald won a stay … Continue reading

Derochie: Garry Derochie

Staff Sgt. Garry Derochie Cornwall Police Service Staff Sgt. Garry Derochie is the officer who conducted an internal investigation into Perry Dunlop turning David Silmser’s victim statement to the Children’s Aid Society. The statement was turned over at the request … Continue reading

McDonald: Stuart McDonald

Stuart McDonald is a retired Staff Inspector with the Cornwall Police Service.  He is married to Helen Dunlop’s sister.  A number of men have sworn in affidavits that  they saw Stuart McDonald at the home of Ken Seguin and at … Continue reading

Renshaw: Robert Renshaw

Bobby Renshaw alleges sexual abuse by probation officer Ken Seguin and priest Father Charles MacDonald Brother of Gerry Renshaw ____________________________________________ ONTARIO COURT (GENERAL DIVISION) BETWEEN: PERRY DUNLOP Plaintiff -and- CLAUDE SHAVER, CARL JOHNSTON, JOSEPH ST. DENTS, LUCIEN BRUNET, BRENDON WELLS, … Continue reading

Colin McKinnon

Justice Colin McKinnon Justice Colin McKinnon (He Wasn’t From Cornwall Either) Prior to the Leduc trial it was understood that the judge would be chosen from outside the city or jurisdiction of Cornwall to give victims and citizens assurance there … Continue reading