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  •  imsodizzy, really, really well put (7+ / 0-)

    this whole thing is a bunch of bullshit spun to look and smell like cotton candy.

    IMO, its all to repair the image of the church so that they can stop paying out on abuse suits.

    Addressed to Pope Francis: "Don't tell me what you believe........show me what you DO ........and I will tell you what you believe." (~Meteor Blades)

    by SeaTurtle on Wed Jul 16, 2014 at 02:43:30 PM PDT

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    •  That's what bankruptcy court is for! From the (6+ / 0-)

      MPR link given in the diary:

      Haselberger's sweeping account offers an unprecedented look at how Catholic leaders handled clergy sexual abuse from 2008 to 2013. It appears to provide key evidence to back up Anderson's claim that the archdiocese has continued to put children at risk of sexual assault. And it comes as the archdiocese considers whether to file for bankruptcy as it faces an onslaught of abuse cases allowed under a state law that gives victims more time to sue.
      Or if they don't want to go that route they can follow the example set by that moral titan Cardinal Dolan and transfer assets into the world's best-funded "cemetery upkeep trust".

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