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Catholic Church / Priest Sex Abuse / Pope #969304

NBC Evening News for Thursday, Mar 25, 2010
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(Studio: Brian Williams) Report introduced. NOTE: Local weather bulletin on screen.

(London: Stephanie Gosk) Accusations that Pope Benedict XVI was involved in covering up the abuse of children by priests examined; details given of allegations against Father Lawrence Murphy† at St. John’s School for the Deaf in Wisconsin and a pedophile priest in Germany; letters from Archbishop of Milwaukee Rembert Weakland†† to then-Cardinal Joseph Ratzinger† quoted. [Victim Arthur Budzinski’s daughter Gigi BUDZINSKI††- says his innocence was stolen.] [Vatican expert George WEIGEL†- states no one really believes the Catholic Church is a criminal conspiracy of sexual abusers.]

Williams, Brian;
Gosk, Stephanie

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