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Until victims come forward, prosecutors unable to investigate allegations against Priest

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WJAC TV 29 August 2012 By Maria Miller CAMBRIA COUNTY, Pa. — It was last Friday that Bishop Mark Bartchak of the Altoona-Johnstown Catholic Diocese told prosecutors in Cambria County that he had received allegations involving one of their priests. … Continue reading

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“Crucial meeting with accused paedophile priest to go under microscope” & related articles

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The Sydney Morning Herald July 23, 2012 – 8:07PM Leesha McKenny A key meeting between three senior clergy and alleged paedophile priest Father F will be examined as part of a Catholic Church inquiry into its handling of the case, … Continue reading

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Judge: Diocese can shield names of accused priests

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The San Francisco Chronicle RYAN J. FOLEY, Associated Press Updated 09:10 a.m., Wednesday, July 4, 2012 IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — The Diocese of Davenport likely will release the names of two non-clergy members suspected of sexually abusing minors decades ago, … Continue reading

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Archbishop Chaput Press Release re archiodiocese’s deficit

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for immediate release Archdiocese of Philadelphia June 21, 2012 ARCHBISHOP CHAPUT‘S WEEKLY COLUMN: TAKING THE DIFFICULT STEPS ON THE ROAD TO RENEWING THE CHURCH Last month, at my request, the Archdiocese published a financial report that was as comprehensive as … Continue reading

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Diocese exits bankruptcy, but work isn’t over

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Investigations of abuse claims ongoing The Gazette (Iowa) Updated: 21 June 2012 | 9:30 pm in Statewide News The bankruptcy case against the Roman Catholic Diocese of Davenport, the result of a clergy sexual abuse scandal, has been closed. Judge … Continue reading

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Merseyside priest charged with sexual offences involving teenage boy

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Liverpool Echo (liverpoolecho.co.uk) 15 May 2012 Father Peter Hooper A MERSEYSIDE priest has been charged with having sex with an underage teenage boy. Father Peter Hooper from St Luke’s in Bebington, Wirral, appeared in court facing three charges of sexual … Continue reading

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Diocese assails latest charge against Cairo priest

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Claim Rev. Nunan was hiding in Ireland in 2006 is false, spokesman insists The Daily Mail By W. T. Eckert Hudson-Catskill Newspapers Published: Saturday, April 28, 2012 2:08 AM EDT CATSKILL — During Tuesday’s rally against a Cairo priest accused … Continue reading

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Tennessee Supreme Court reinstates priest sex abuse suit filed by Memphis man

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The Commercial Appeal (Memphis, Tennessee) Originally published 01:55 p.m., February 27, 2012 Updated 11:10 p.m., February 27, 2012 By Lawrence Buser In a case based on alleged events of some 40 years ago, the Tennessee Supreme Court Monday reinstated a … Continue reading

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Catholic victims claim new betrayal

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watoday.com.au Cameron Houston February 19, 2012 A SUPPORT group set up by the Catholic Church to counsel victims of clerical sexual abuse is being investigated over allegations of mistreatment and breaches of patient confidentiality. At least seven victims of sexual … Continue reading

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Priests Accused of Molesting Children Hiding in Plain Sight

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“Many if not all these priests have admitted to sexual abuse,” said an attorney who represents hundreds of plaintiffs claiming abuse at the hands of priests.“They live within a mile of 1,500 playgrounds, schools and daycare centers.” NBC Bay Area … Continue reading

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