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By Diogenes (articles ) | Dec 04, 2007

You're hopelessly stuck in the scandal rut when, five years after Dallas, and four years after the first National Review Board report, you get your own three-link section in today's Drudge Report....

G) L.A. Cardinal Assaulted on Street over Church Abuse...

a) Catholic coloring book warns US kids of pedophile priests...

y) Sentencing today for Ct. priest who stole $1.3 million to live large...

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Today's (Dec. 5) update on Drudge:
s. ) HIV-positive Navy priest accused of sexual misconduct; faces court-martial...

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  • Posted by: - Dec. 06, 2007 6:36 PM ET USA

    And so much for the insistence that all of the "bad times" had their origins in the long ago and far away pre Vatican II educated priests. The Navy chaplain will meet justice in the military justice system. Perhaps the Vatican would like to send an observer to see how it is done.

  • Posted by: - Dec. 05, 2007 6:58 PM ET USA

    and the beat goes on! the abuse scandal has died down because the media has other fish to fry. not because it has been stopped. the ongoing anger at the scandal of cardinals and bishops being shielded from the effects of their failure to act simmers below the surface. the 'attack' on mahony is just one manifestation, the falling donations to the annual diocesan appeals is another. b16 should recognize the problem and act on it while he's here next april. pray for him.

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