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Italy: blackmail scheme targets homosexual priests

Catholic World News - July 26, 2011

Italian police have arrested two men who allegedly blackmailed Catholic priests by threatening to disclose the priests’ homosexual activities.

Police say that the extortionists threatened at least a dozen priests in different parts of the country. The priests themselves are not facing criminal charges.

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  • Posted by: hartwood01 - Jul. 26, 2011 9:15 PM ET USA

    Oh,this is depressing. Italy isn't that big,what about the U.S.? How many acting out homosexual priests do we have?

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