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Jailed Thai ex-monk gets further 16 years for child rape, abduction

Jailed Thai Ex-Monk Gets Further 16 Years for Child Rape, Abduction

BANGKOK (Reuters)  A former Buddhist monk who sparked outrage in Thailand over his lavish lifestyle and is already serving time for fraud was sentenced to...
Members of the Saint Columbia Church embrace each other after Sunday Mass in Bloomsburg

U.S. Catholics ‘Sickened’ by Sex Abuse Report, Stand by Their Faith

By Gabriella Borter YORK, Pa. (Reuters) Many churchgoers said they were sickened and saddened by a grand jury report detailing widespread sexual abuse by hundreds...
WU.S. Supreme Court Chief Justice John Roberts walks with Cardinal Donald Wuerl, archbishop of Washington, after attending the 64th Annual Red Mass at the Cathedral of St. Matthew the Apostle in Washington

Second Cardinal Withdraws from Ireland Congress amid Abuse Scandals

By Padraic Halpin DUBLIN (Reuters)  The Archbishop of Washington, Cardinal Donald Wuerl, withdrew on Saturday from next week's World Meeting of Families in Dublin, the second...
Cardinal McCarrick from U.S. arrives for a meeting at the Synod Hall in the Vatican

Vatican Voices ‘Shame and Sorrow’ over Damning Sex Abuse Report

By Philip Pullella and Scott Malone VATICAN CITY/BOSTON (Reuters) The Vatican expressed "shame and sorrow" on Thursday over revelations that Roman Catholic priests in Pennsylvania...
The bell tower on the Roman Catholic St. Mark's Seminary is seen in Erie

U.S. Clergy Sex Abuse Revelation Fuels Push to Reform Assault Laws

By Scott Malone and Gabriella Borter BOSTON/NEW YORK (Reuters) The latest revelation of widespread child sexual abuse by Roman Catholic clergy has given impetus to...
Historian Dmitriev speaks with people after a hearing outside a court building in Petrozavodsk

Russia Steps Up Legal Attack against Hunter of Stalin’s Mass Graves

By Andrew Osborn MOSCOW (Reuters) A Russian historian whose exposure of Soviet leader Josef Stalin's crimes angered officials was accused on Thursday by state investigators...