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German priest admits 280 counts of abuse

German priest admits 280 counts of abuse | Modern Atheism | Scoop.it
A ROMAN Catholic priest in Germany has admitted to 280 counts of sexually abusing three boys over a several-year period.
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Chicago archdiocese to pay $3.2M in settlement with victim of convicted pedophile priest

Chicago archdiocese to pay $3.2M in settlement with victim of convicted pedophile priest | Modern Atheism | Scoop.it
CHICAGO — Attorneys for a victim of convicted pedophile and former Roman Catholic priest Daniel McCormack have reached a $3.2 million settlement with the Archdiocese of Chicago and Cardinal Francis George.

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Catholic abbot, 80, wanted in connection with child sex offences, has vanished

Catholic abbot, 80, wanted in connection with child sex offences, has vanished | Modern Atheism | Scoop.it

Father Laurence Soper, an ex-London abbot accused of sexually abusing children, is reportedly on the run from police after jumping bail.
Soper, an abbot in Ealing between 1991 and 2000, was arrested last year on suspicion of sexual assault. He is now the subject of an international manhunt after jumping bail earlier this year.

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Catholic bishop criticises ruling on church liability for actions of priests

Catholic bishop criticises ruling on church liability for actions of priests | Modern Atheism | Scoop.it

A Roman Catholic bishop has criticised a high court judge for ruling that the church can be held liable for the misconduct of priests, a judgment that could make it easier for victims of clerical sexual abuse to bring compensation claims.

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Catholic Priest Abuse: U.S. Statistics and the Bishops' Response

Catholic Priest Abuse: U.S. Statistics and the Bishops' Response | Modern Atheism | Scoop.it
Catholic abuse cases from the last half century have come to light in recent years. How widespread is the problem, and what are U.S. Bishops doing about it?
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