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Catholic Church scandal: 395 Illinois priests, deacons accused of sexual misconduct

USATODAY.com Wednesday, 20 March 2019
A report published Wednesday identifies 395 Catholic clergy members in Illinois who have been accused of sexual misconduct.
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