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Bishop Franco Mulakkal faces fresh allegations of sexual assault; nun says police paid no heed to 2018 complaint
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Bishop Franco Mulakkal faces fresh allegations of sexual assault; nun says police paid no heed to 2018 complaint

Another nun from Kerala has accused the former bishop of the Jalandhar diocese Franco Mulakkal of sexual assault in 2018, but no action was taken on her complaint, reports said

Bishop Franco Mulakkal case mirrors trajectory of #MeToo movement, how backlash has impacted survivors
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Bishop Franco Mulakkal case mirrors trajectory of #MeToo movement, how backlash has impacted survivors

In cases like that of Bishop Franco Mulakkal and many men named in the #MeToo movement, the all-powerful male professional network kicked in months after the allegations were made public, and the women who were courageous enough to speak up lost jobs and assignments. It has now reached a stage where the survivors who complain against the powerful are vilified and the accused are ironically projected as victims.

Kerala rape case: Nun supporters refute Ravi Pujari link, say only accused Franco Mulakkal's followers have money to hire gangster
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Kerala rape case: Nun supporters refute Ravi Pujari link, say only accused Franco Mulakkal's followers have money to hire gangster

Supporters of bishop Franco Mulakkal, including Kerala MLA PC George, are claiming that intervention of gangster Ravi Pujari in the Kerala nun rape case, is a vindication of their allegation that the rape charge is part of a conspiracy to destroy the bishop

NCW urges Pinarayi Vijayan to ensure safety of nuns who protested against rape-accused bishop Franco Mulakkal
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NCW urges Pinarayi Vijayan to ensure safety of nuns who protested against rape-accused bishop Franco Mulakkal

The four nuns and the survivor nun had written to the Kerala chief minister, seeking his intervention to ensure that their transfer orders were not affected till the trial of the case was over.

Save Our Sisters writes to Pinarayi Vijayan, urges Kerala CM to stall transfer order of nuns protesting against rape accused bishop
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Save Our Sisters writes to Pinarayi Vijayan, urges Kerala CM to stall transfer order of nuns protesting against rape accused bishop

On 19 January, Sister Anupama along with three other nuns who had pledged support for the Kerala nun rape case, also penned down a letter to the chief minister seeking his intervention in the matter.

Sister Lucy Kalappura, Kerala nun who protested against rape accused bishop, gets second notice from congregation
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Sister Lucy Kalappura, Kerala nun who protested against rape accused bishop, gets second notice from congregation

Sister Kalappura, one of the five nuns in Kerala who protested against Franco Mulakkal, was asked to meet the superior general sister Ann Joseph in person in January.

Kerala rape case: Protesting nuns refuse to leave convent; claim transfer order designed to alienate survivor, drive her to suicide
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Kerala rape case: Protesting nuns refuse to leave convent; claim transfer order designed to alienate survivor, drive her to suicide

The four nuns who protested against rape accused bishop Franco Mulakkal fear they are being forced to leave the St Francis Mission Home at Kuravilangad to alienate rape survivor so that she either withdraws the case or commits suicide

Missionaries of Jesus nuns meet Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan, allege harassment by team investigating Franco Mulakkal
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Missionaries of Jesus nuns meet Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan, allege harassment by team investigating Franco Mulakkal

Fifteen nuns from Missionaires of Jesus congregation came in support of the accused Bishop Franco Mulakkal, a senior member of the country's Roman Catholic clergy, and alleged that the police investigation into the case was "biased".

Kerala nun rape: Franco Mulakkal's questioning to continue today; decision to arrest to be taken in day or two, says DGP
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Kerala nun rape: Franco Mulakkal's questioning to continue today; decision to arrest to be taken in day or two, says DGP

The Special Investigation Team (SIT) of Kerala police probing the case of alleged rape of a nun by a bishop resumed questioning him on Thursday even as the state police chief said a decision on Franco Mulakkal's arrest could be taken in a day or two.

Kerala nun rape: Activists burn effigy of accused Bishop Franco Mulakkal outside Crime Branch as questioning continues
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Kerala nun rape: Activists burn effigy of accused Bishop Franco Mulakkal outside Crime Branch as questioning continues

Bishop Franco Mulakkal, accused of rape by a Kerala nun, is being interrogated for the second day by the Special Investigating Team, even as protests continue in Kochi demanding his arrest for the sexual abuse.

Kerala Police resumes questioning of rape-accused Bishop Franco Mulakkal; clergyman faced 7-hour interrogation on Wednesday
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Kerala Police resumes questioning of rape-accused Bishop Franco Mulakkal; clergyman faced 7-hour interrogation on Wednesday

The senior priest arrived at the Crime Branch (CID) office in Thrippunithura and is being quizzed by a five-member team headed by Vaikom Deputy Superintendent of Police, K Subhash, over the nun's allegations. The senior priest has denied the rape allegations and assured full co-operation in the probe.

Kerala nun rape case: Kerala Police questions Bishop Franco Mulakkal for seven hours, interrogation to continue on Thursday
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Kerala nun rape case: Kerala Police questions Bishop Franco Mulakkal for seven hours, interrogation to continue on Thursday

Bishop Franco Mulakkal, who moved the Kerala High Court for anticipatory bail on Tuesday, arrived at the crime branch office in a private car at 10.55 am, five minutes before his scheduled appearance

Protest against Bishop Franco Mulakkal in Kerala enters day 12; demonstrators demand priest's arrest
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Protest against Bishop Franco Mulakkal in Kerala enters day 12; demonstrators demand priest's arrest

The Kerala-based nun had accused the bishop of having sexually assaulted her repeatedly between 2014 and 2016 at a convent run by the Jalandhar diocese in Kottayam district

Kerala nun rape: Case filed against Missionaries of Jesus after it releases survivor's photo with Bishop Franco Mulakkal
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Kerala nun rape: Case filed against Missionaries of Jesus after it releases survivor's photo with Bishop Franco Mulakkal

The Missionaries of Jesus said that the group photograph was taken when the nun was attending a private function along with Bishop Franco Mulakkal.

Influenced by 'rationalists', Kerala nun is angry as blackmailing Church didn't work, claims pro-Bishop Mulakkal group in 'internal' report
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Influenced by 'rationalists', Kerala nun is angry as blackmailing Church didn't work, claims pro-Bishop Mulakkal group in 'internal' report

The Missionaries of Jesus released a ‘Preliminary Inquiry report’ and a press release targetting the 44-year-old nun from Kerala who was allegedly raped by Bishop Franco Mulakkal of the Roman Catholic Diocese.

Kerala nun writes to Vatican seeking immediate intervention into rape case against Bishop Franco Mulakkal
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Kerala nun writes to Vatican seeking immediate intervention into rape case against Bishop Franco Mulakkal

In the eleven-page letter, the nun alleged that Franco Mulakkal, who allegedly raped her multiple times between 2014 and 2016, is using money power to scuttle the complaint against him.

Kerala nuns continue protest seeking action against rape-accused Jalandhar bishop; allege top brass blocking inquiry
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Kerala nuns continue protest seeking action against rape-accused Jalandhar bishop; allege top brass blocking inquiry

A nun from Kerala has accused Bishop Franco Mulakkal of Jalandhar of raping her 13 times between May 2014 and September 2016.