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Bankruptcy settlement OK’d in Duluth diocese

Bankruptcy settlement OK’d in Duluth diocese

| October 22, 2019 | 0 Comments

A bankruptcy judge approved a $39.2 million settlement Oct. 21 between the Diocese of Duluth and victims/survivors of clergy sexual abuse. Announced at a press conference in Duluth, the decision gives final approval to a joint agreement reached earlier this year and ends a nearly four-year bankruptcy process for the diocese. It settles all claims against the diocese and 30 of its parishes.

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Cardinal Dolan criticizes Cuomo for ‘stinging criticism’ of church

Cardinal Dolan criticizes Cuomo for ‘stinging criticism’ of church

| January 30, 2019 | 0 Comments

New York Cardinal Timothy M. Dolan in a Sirius XM broadcast Jan. 29 criticized Gov. Andrew Cuomo for his “stinging criticism of the Catholic Church” in singling out Catholics over the crisis surrounding the sexual abuse of minors.”

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