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NBC Evening News for Sunday, Dec 01, 2002
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(Studio: John Seigenthaler) Report introduced.

(New York: Don Lemon) The Boston archdiocese's consideration of bankruptcy due to lawsuits in the Catholic Church sex abuse by priests scandal featured; scenes shown of protests. [Archbishop of Boston Cardinal Bernard LAW†- speaks about "this crime."] [Archdiocese spokesperson Donna MORRISSEY†- says we are considering our options.] [Plaintiffs attorney Robert SHERMAN†- expresses concern that the archdiocese is engaging in a ploy or trying to get victims to lower their expectations.] [VICTIM - says the scandal has bankrupted our faith.] [Bankruptcy expert Ian GAZES†- says the filing could be more damaging to the church.]

Seigenthaler, John;
Lemon, Don

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