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Jul
11
2007
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Court rules plaintiffs can sue Archdiocese in clergy abuse cases

The Wisconsin Supreme Court today cracked open the doors to the courthouse for plaintiffs who say they were sexually abused as children by clergy.

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Jun
01
2007
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Collaring the Clergy

Jeffrey Anderson goes global with his pursuit of pedophiles

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Feb
04
2007
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Legal Legacy

This year marks the fifth anniversary of The Boston Globe's Pulitzer Prize-winning coverage of clergy sexual abuse.

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Jan
28
2007
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Abusive Priest Slipped Under Radar

For years Thomas Adamson's kindly face was a familiar sight at Oakwood Villa nursing home, assisting with activities for elderly residents and offering the caring, personal touch of a priest.

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He Inspires Fear in the Church, Hope for Victims

Own experiences help drive a St. Paul lawyer in his high-profile quest to expose clergy abuse

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Dec
02
2006
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Archdiocese in Los Angeles Settles Claims of Sex Abuse

LOS ANGELES, Dec. 1 - The Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Los Angeles has agreed to a $60 million settlement of claims by 45 people against clergymen who had sexually abused them as children, the archdiocese announced Friday.

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Nov
23
2006
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Man Files Sex-abuse Suit Against Priest

A former altar boy filed a lawsuit Wednesday in Duluth accusing a retired priest of molesting him and accusing the bishop of the Superior Diocese of taking no action on several complaints about the priest.

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Oct
23
2006
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Isle Bishop Named in Suit

Honolulu Catholic Bishop Larry Silva is one of 178 American bishops named in a lawsuit that seeks disclosure of the names of 5,000 Catholic priests identified as child molesters, with the action taken against each one by their bishops.

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Oct
21
2006
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Accused Priest Flees From Law in U.S. and Mexico

TEHUACÁN, Mexico - For two decades, dozens of children have accused the Rev. Nicolás Aguilar of molesting or brutally raping them. He faces an indictment charging sexual abuse in Los Angeles and at least five formal complaints in Mexico. Yet at 65 he remains at large, still working as a priest in villages here.

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Oct
11
2006
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All Catholic Bishops Across U.S. Named in Lawsuit Filed by Wisconsin Family

Wisconsin Family MADISON, Wis. -- Bishop Robert J. Carlson, head of the Saginaw Catholic Diocese, is one of 178 bishops fighting a lawsuit the family of a Wisconsin man has filed.

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