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Another Mexican priest killed; diocese downplays crime as ‘isolated case’

August 27, 2018

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CWN Editor's Note: Another priest has been murdered in Mexico: the 24th priest killed in the past six years. The body of Father Miguel Gerardo Florez Hernandez was discovered on August 25 in Michoacan, in a region troubled by drug trafficking. But officials of the Morelia diocese insisted that the killing was an “isolated case,” which they said was likely motivated by robbery.

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