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The first national, comprehensive report on the sexual abuse of minors by Catholic clergy appeared in NCR in June 1985. We remembered that coverage with some special reports this summer.

Editorial: It's time to end pattern of deceit and denial on clergy sex abuse cases

NCR Editorial Staff | Jul. 10, 2015
We say: The church has made progress in addressing the sexual abuse scandal, but none of it happened voluntarily. All of it was forced by public pressure.


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November 20-December 3, 2015


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