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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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