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French cardinal goes to trial on charge of concealing abuse

January 07, 2019

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CWN Editor's Note: Cardinal Philippe Barbarin of Lyon goes on trial in France this week, on charges of failing to report priest who committed sexual abuse. The cardinal’s lawyer expressed confidence in the outcome of the trial, saying “in fact it was Barbarin who triggered the whole process” against the accused priest.

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