In sex crimes and the vatican ogorman explores four separate cases internationally of widespread clerical abuse, putting the roman catholic church on trial for the reckless endangerment of children. Ogorman raises the question, is the church in default of its obligation as a signatory to the un convention of the rights of the child. Sex crimes and the vatican (2006) is a documentary film (39 min) presented by the bbc program panorama. Allegations sex crimes and the vatican was filmed for the bbcs panorama documentary series. It was directed by sarah macdonald, filmed by david niblock and presented by colm ogorman. sex crimes and the vatican vatican city a secret document which sets out a procedure for dealing with child sex abuse scandals within the catholic church is examined by panorama. Crimen sollicitationis was enforced for 20 years by cardinal joseph ratzinger before he became the pope. with pope benedict xvi, anne burke, brendan comiskey, elza da silva. Panorama investigates a secret vatican document known as the crimen sollicitationis, which established a guideline for handling allegations of child abuse, homosexuality and bestiality within the catholic church and was enforced for 20 years by cardinal joseph ratzinger before he became the pope. Reporter colm ogorman explores four separate cases internationally of wide-spread clerical abuse, and puts the roman catholic church on trial for the reckless endangerment of children, for allowing and even facilitating their abuse. Sex crimes and the vatican recorded from transmission bbc one date 11006 q can you show the camera how you think you look when you abuse. lol a thread on sex crimes and the vatican in which we are not allowed to discuss a. Complain about this comment (comment number 9) comment number 10. The protect your children foundation in collaboration with vatican crimes exposed is committed to exposing the lies and crimes of religion worldwide to alert. 6, 2003 (cbs) for decades, priests in this country abused children in parish after parish while their superiors covered it all up. Now it turns out the orders for this cover up were written in rome at the highest levels of the vatican. the vatican told bishops around the world on thursday they should report cases of clergy sex crimes to police even when not legally bound to do.