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Cardinal George Pell
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February 26, 2019 - 9:03 am
The most senior Catholic cleric ever charged with child sex abuse has been convicted of molesting two choirboys moments after celebrating Mass, dealing a new blow to the Catholic hierarchy's credibility after a year of global revelations of abuse and cover-up.
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October 12, 2018 - 5:41 pm
Amid unfolding sex-abuse scandals, Pope Francis has accepted the resignation of Cardinal Donald Wuerl as archbishop of Washington. But the pope's gentle words and lack of condemnation angered those who feel top Catholic leaders continue to shirk responsibility for the global crisis.
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Shelby Cassesse
September 18, 2018 - 4:34 pm
The amendment would revive expired statute of limitations cases
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Marty Griffin and Wendy Bell
September 17, 2018 - 2:31 pm
A class action lawsuit was filed Monday in the Court of Common Pleas for Allegheny County against the Roman Catholic Dioceses of Pittsburgh, Altoona-Johnstown, Allentown, Erie, Greensburg, Harrisburg, Scranton-Wilkes-Barre and the Archdiocese of Philadelphia, as well as the bishops who lead them.
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Pope Francis
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September 13, 2018 - 8:31 am
Pope Francis accepted the resignation of a U.S. bishop Thursday and authorized an investigation into allegations he sexually harassed adults, adding awkward drama to an audience with U.S. church leaders over the abuse and cover-up scandal roiling the Catholic Church.
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PA Governor Tom Wolf
The KDKA Radio Morning News with Larry Richert
September 04, 2018 - 10:45 am
PITTSBURGH (Newsradio 1020 KDKA) - Governor of Pennsylvania, Tom Wolf, joined KDKA Radio on Tuesday to discuss a number of topics. He was asked, among other things, why Pitt and Penn State do not play each other every year, why he only wants to take place in one debate against Scott Wagner, and if...
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August 31, 2018 - 4:07 pm
The Pittsburgh Catholic Diocese announced Friday that three priests have been placed on administrative leave following allegations of sexual abuse of a minor received in the wake of the Grand Jury report on six Pennsylvania dioceses.
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Pennsylvania's top law enforcement officer is calling on the state's lawmakers to respond to the grand jury that investigated clergy sex abuse in the state.
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AG Josh Shapiro
Office of the Attorney General
The number of people who say they are victims of clergy sex abuse in Pennsylvania is going up.
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Church Pews
Joe DeStio
August 28, 2018 - 4:49 pm
A man who says he was sexually abused by a priest in the Pittsburgh Catholic Diocese has filed what may be the first civil suit based on the findings of the recently released statewide grand jury report.
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