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CBS Evening News for Thursday, Dec 12, 2002
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.

(Boston: Byron Pitts) Growing calls for the resignation of Boston Cardinal Bernard Law because of the priest sex abuse scandal featured; details given of problems plaguing the Catholic Church. [Voice of the Faithful executive director Steven KRUEGER†- says this diocese faces issues of moral bankruptcy.] [Massachusetts attorney general Thomas REILLY†- says there was a scheme to keep the matter quiet.] [Georgetown University Chester GILLIS†- says other bishops may resign.]

Reporter(s):
Rather, Dan;
Pitts, Byron
Duration:
00:02:20

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