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Australian state drops plan to take over Catholic cemeteries

May 19, 2023

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CWN Editor's Note: The government of New South Wales has backed away from a plan to take control of the state’s Catholic cemeteries.

Archbishop Anthony Fisher of Sydney had fought the plan, saying that the government’s proposal to merge cemetery management into a single government agency showed a “blatant disregard for people of faith.”

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