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Chicago archdiocese using cemetery funds to pay abuse settlements

May 16, 2019

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CWN Editor's Note: The Chicago archdiocese has used the funds in its cemetery system to help pay sex-abuse settlements, a Sun-Times investigation has revealed. Archdiocesan officials explained that the funds were drawn from excess revenues of the cemetery system, and would not endanger upkeep of the cemeteries.

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