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Pope Francis lifts "Pontifical Secret" in sex abuse investigations
Pope Francis announced sweeping changes to the way the Roman Catholic Church deals with cases of sexual abuse, abolishing the rule of “Pontifical Secrecy” that previously covered them
California urges possible sex abuse victims of Mexican church leader to come forward
Prosecutors say three minors and one adult woman were abused, with one child and the woman raped
101 priests prosecuted for sexual abuse in Mexico
Pope Francis has asked clergy members from all over the world to always side with the victims
Mexican Church suspended 152 priests for alleged abuse
At least 152 Catholic priests in Mexico have been suspended in the past 9 years for sexual abuse against minors
Pope calls meeting of key bishops on sexual abuse
In his latest attempt to come to grips with a spreading sexual abuse crisis, as the Catholic Church is facing sexual abuse scandals in the United States, Chile, Australia, and Germany, among others
Mexican clergy abuse victims and church working on protocol to prevent new cases
A Mexican NGO and the Catholic Church are working on a protocol to prevent new cases of clergy sexual abuse in the Latin American country, where hundreds of child and adult victims have been reported since the 90s
Facing new sex abuse scandals, Pope Francis will address the World Meeting of Families this weekend
Less than three months after the 34 Chilean bishops were forced to submit their resignations due to claims of child abuse and cover-ups, last week Pennsylvania released a report detailing the extent of the same crime allegations
Pope to meet sexual abuse victims in Ireland
Pope Francis will meet victims of clergy sexual abuse during his trip to Ireland, as scandals in several countries mire the Catholic Church in its worst credibility crisis in more than 15 years