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Italian bishops decree ‘moral obligation’ to report abuse to police

May 24, 2019

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CWN Editor's Note: At their recent spring meeting, Italy’s bishops declared that even though they are not legally obligated to report the sexual abuse of minors to police, they are “bound to a moral obligation to prepare a formal complaint and hand it to the competent authorities.”

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