The world just watched Melbourne County Chief Judge, Peter Kidd as he sentenced pedophile George Pell to six years in prison for the sexual abuse of two young boys, with a non-parole period of three years and eight months.
Is that really enough for the pain this man has caused the victims and their loved ones?
Mia Freedman, Holly Wainwright, and Jessie Stephens walked straight into the studio after watching the sentence handed down via live stream.
This is a special bonus episode of the show and a regular ep will be dropped this afternoon.
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