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Aug
22
2008
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Bishop Signs Priest Abuse Settlement

A settlement is now official for 47 victims who suffered sexual abuse at the hands of their own priests

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Exhibit A Non-Monetary Commitments by the Diocese

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Aug
19
2008
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Tentative settlement reached in KC priest abuse cases

The Catholic Diocese in Kansas City and more than 40 victims of clergy sexual abuse tentatively agreed late Tuesday to settle lawsuits against the church for about $10 million.

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Aug
14
2008
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Last known contact info for offenders in Chicago Settlement

LAST KNOWN CONTACT INFORMATION FOR PERPETRATORS NAMED IN AUGUST 2008 SETTLEMENT The contact information listed below is the contact information as Jeff Anderson, attorney for the Plaintiffs, believes it to be based upon available public record. Anderson cannot guarantee the accuracy of this information because changes in addresses or phone numbers may not be reflected in public records. JOSEPH R. BENNETT 797 Waverly Road La Porte, IN 46350 (219) 325-4562 Accused of abuse at St. John de La Salle parish in the late 1960s/early 1970s We believe this is the first time his name has b

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Victim, cop slam archdiocese's efforts to get priest out of prison early

A victim of sex-abusing priest Norbert Maday and the detective who helped put the clergyman behind bars said Wednesday they were appalled and disheartened by efforts by the Archdiocese of Chicago to spring Maday from prison.

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Aug
13
2008
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Victim was 7 when abused by priest

Less than a year ago, Therese Albrecht wanted to kill herself.

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Cardinal tried to spring sex abuser, then changed view

Cardinal Francis George acknowledged Tuesday that he and other Archdiocese of Chicago officials had worked to reduce the prison sentencef sex-abusing priest Norbert Maday, who is believed to have molested children dozens of times.

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Cardinal lifts the veil on abuses

George announces $12.7 million payout to victims of priest attacks, discloses his sworn deposition and says: 'I have to accept the blame'

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Aug
12
2008
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Archdiocese Announces $12.6M Sex Abuse Settlement

The Archdiocese of Chicago said Tuesday it will to pay more than $12.6 million to settle lawsuits by 16 victims of sexual abuse by priests

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depo transcript of Cardinal George

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