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Cardinal George Pell sentenced to 6 years in prison for child sexual abuse

CBS News Wednesday, 13 March 2019
The most senior Catholic cleric ever to be convicted of child sexual abuse received a six-year prison sentence in Australia Wednesday. A jury found 77-year-old Cardinal George Pell guilty of molesting two choir boys more than 20 years ago. Seth Doane reports.
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Former Vatican treasurer Cardinal George Pell has been sentenced to six years in jail by an Australian court for sexually abusing two choir boys in Melbourne in the 1990s, and will be registered as a sex offender for the rest of his life. Ryan Brooks reports.

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