was in Rome and had health reasons for not making a long flight to testify in person to Australia's longest-running royal commission, the country's highest form of inquiry.
Damian Dignan, who lived in the Victorian town of Ballarat, made allegations which were strenuously denied by Pell
relished his battles inside and outside the church, expecting and giving no quarter as he fought on multiple fronts.
Richter said: "For the avoidance of doubt and because of the interest, I might indicate that Cardinal Pell
pleads not guilty to all charges and will maintain the presumed innocence that he has.
landed Sydney early in the morning after flying from the Vatican via Singapore, reported the Guardian.
El cardenal George Pell
es el prefecto de la Secretaria de Economia del Vaticano y no ha podido enmendar la opacidad, los privilegios ni la corrupcion de la curia en ese rubro.
The change in the Pell
Grant program will allow an eligible student to receive up to 150% of the student's federal Pell
Grant scheduled award starting with the 2017-18 award year.
was ordered to appear at Melbourne Magistrates' Court on July 18.
He said: "Cardinal Pell
is facing multiple charges and there are multiple complainants.
Police have charged Cardinal George Pell
with historical sexual assault offenses," Deputy Commissioner Shane Patton of the Australian state of Victoria announced.
At a news conference, Victoria Deputy Police Commissioner Shane Patton said Pell
would receive no special treatment, even though he holds one of the powerful positions in the Catholic Church.
Restoring year-round Pell
Grants will help more students stay on track for graduation, enter or re-enter the workforce sooner, and graduate with less debt.
Grants have been a fixture of federal financial aid since the 1970s, helping millions of low-income students attend college annually.
The Federal Pell
Grant program is the foundation of student aid for higher education, and it is a critical part of ensuring the American Dream is possible," they wrote.
Australian police said on Wednesday they were considering whether to lay charges against the Vatican's Australian-born treasurer, Cardinal George Pell
, after investigators handed over their recommendations.