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Lincoln Diocese names 9 priests believed to have abused minors, announces new policies

April 04, 2019

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CWN Editor's Note: Under the leadership of Bishop Fabian Bruskewitz (1992-2012), the diocese declined to implement provisions of the USCCB’s Charter for the Protection of Children and Young People. In 2004, the Associated Press reported that a diocesan priest said that “the diocese has not had a case of church sexual abuse in at least 20 years”—a claim contradicted by the newly released list.

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