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CBS Evening News for Sunday, Aug 19, 2018
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(Studio: Elaine Quijano) Report introduced.

(New York: DeMarco Morgan) The fallout from Catholic priest abuse in Pennsylvania examined; details given about the allegations against 300 priests in six dioceses over 70 years; scenes shown from outside St, Patrick's Cathedral where a sermon on forgiveness was given. [Bishop Ronald GAINER†- apologizes to victims of priest sexual abuse.] [Victim Sean DOUGHERTY; Maria WERNER - comment on the situation.] [Msgr. Robert RITCHIE††- hopes for justice.] The question of what Pope Francis will say next week noted.

Quijano, Elaine;
Morgan, DeMarco

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