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Catholic Church / Sexual Abuse / Priests / Boston Settlement Offer / Vatican Cover-Up Document #734890

CBS Evening News for Friday, Aug 08, 2003
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(Studio: Scott Pelley) A settlement offer by the Archdiocese of Boston in the Catholic Church sex abuse scandal reported.

(Los Angeles: Vince Gonzales) The controversy over the Vatican document calling for secrecy in dealing with sexual abuse by priests examined. [Radio host Jeff CAVINS†- says listeners are very upset.] [US Conference of Catholic Bishops Msgr. Francis MANISCALCO†- says to see this as a blueprint for any form of behavior is a misunderstanding.] [“Secret World” author Richard SIPE†- says the document is about profound secrecy in which sexual abuse is to be contained.]

Pelley, Scott;
Gonzales, Vince

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