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Catholic Church / Sex Abuse / Priests / Geoghan Death #736103

CNN Evening News for Monday, Aug 25, 2003
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(Studio: Aaron Brown) Report introduced.

(New York: Jason Carroll) The investigation into the murder in prison of defrocked Catholic priest John Geoghan, who had been accused of abusing boys for many years, by inmate Joseph Druce, who hated homosexuals, featured; details given about what happened in the fatal Saturday attack in the Massachusetts correctional facility. [Worcester County district attorney John CONTE†- describes the strangulation of Geoghan.] [Massachusetts office of public safety Ed FLYNN†- comments on the investigation.] [Massachusetts Correctional Legal Services Jim PINGEON†- describes the horrific conditions in Geoghan's cell.] The reaction of the Boston-based victims of abuse & the pending civil settlement discussed.

Brown, Aaron;
Carroll, Jason

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