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MO - Judge rules against archbishop

And new allegations made in clergy sex case

Amended lawsuit includes alarming details

A second top archdiocesan staffer is named

Carlson intended to foil civil lawsuit, it says

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IL - Victims “out” 2 more abusive clerics

Cases settle against a nun and a priest

Both abused kids elsewhere but worked in Chicago

SNAP blasts Catholic officials for “on-going secrecy”

It urges Cardinal George to add names to his predators’ list

Group also praises governor & lawmakers for “major child sex reform law” 

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MO - Victims to hold vigil outside courtroom

Archbishop asks judge to reverse himself

Church was ordered to turn over predators’ records

But Catholic officials are delaying & trying to limit info

At same time, Carlson wants a teenage victim’s emails

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AZ - Convicted molester works at Tucson church

Child sex offender is music minister

Man pled guilty in 2000 to molesting girls

He did prison time and is still on probation

Now, musician heads group that performs in churches

SNAP fears he may have hurt or may be hurting AZ kids

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CT - Groups challenge new Catholic official

Priest was convicted of killing a nun on his watch

SNAP says Catholic officials hurt police investigation

Even in prison, murderer remains a priest & hasn’t been defrocked

New Hartford archbishop should post names of predators on  website

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MO- Files released on two predators

Each abused in CA but spent time in MO

The clerics worked in Springfield-Cape diocese

And so did Missouri’s most notorious pedophile priest

Victims blast Spgfld Catholic officials for “continued secrecy

SNAP to bishop: “Reach out to others who may be in pain right now

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OH - Victims prod Catholic officials in sex case

SNAP: “Disclose accused teacher’s name”

She allegedly sent inappropriate photos to student 

Group wants Catholic school & church officials to “reach out” 

“It’s especially hard for boys who are sexually exploited by females,” SNAP says

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PA - Philly archbishop seeks national post

Clergy sex abuse victims urge him to withdraw

They want him instead to focus on protecting local kids

Group also urges Chaput to “stop importing predators

They are still being housed at a church facility in Downingtown

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HI - Four more boys accuse farmer of abuse

Predator adopted and fostered boys in CA and HI

Five of his "sons" now say that he molested them

Victims beg social services, public for help and information

Group runs ad begging “If you saw, suspected or suffered abuse, speak up”

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MN - Proven predator priest get extra pay & no supervision

After being deemed guilty at trial, he remains a priest today

On top of regular retirement pay, he gets a monthly “bonus

Another predator is accused of molesting more than 80 kids

He abused a Twin Cities boy but St. Paul church officials stay silent

In 2005, local Catholic officials quietly settled the case but told no one

SNAP: “How many other child molesting clerics are still being hidden now?”

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MN - Victims to hold vigil outside church

They praise a woman and a man who helped police

And they honor “Twin Cities victims who have spoken up

“Not just kids, but vulnerable adults are victims too,” SNAP says

Group also blasts Archbishop for his lawyer’s recent “mean” comments

Church attorney impugned the motives of former top aide to Nienstedt

SNAP: “Church should be encouraging – not discouraging – disclosures

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MN - Victims want answers from Duluth bishop

He's accused of mishandling abuse in St. Paul

And he's hid local abuse report for over a year, SNAP says

Group calls for prosecutors to investigate clergy sex cover ups

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MN - Victims release undisclosed letter from church official

Archdiocese delayed 9 months before answering abuse complaint

And the letter “outs” another local predator priest for the first time

Even now, church officials keep identity of child molesting cleric hidden

“Those responsible should be harshly and publicly punished,” SNAP says

Group also wants archbishop to “come clean” about all child molesting clerics

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IL- Victims blast suburban officials

They’re paying a suspended predator priest

Cleric faces at least three child sex allegations

Yet he’s on payroll of Burbank police department

SNAP: “The real culprit is Cardinal’s continuing secrecy

In wake of Vatican action, Chicago church officials must act, group says

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NY- Victims blast Dolan’s secrecy

He hides child sex allegations for months

Three child molesting clerics worked at one parish

Group to Cardinal: “Go to parish, seek out victims”

SNAP doubts Dolan’s claim that deacon was ousted months ago

It also challenges him to say when he first learned of abuse from cops

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