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Most Dutch bishops covered up abuse, report says

September 17, 2018

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CWN Editor's Note: A report on sexual abuse in the Catholic Church of the Netherlands has shown that a majority of the country’s bishops were involved with concealing abuse charges during the years from 1945 to 2010. The report in the NRC Handelsblad newspaper charges that Church leaders had “a policy of transfers and turning a blind eye.”

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