SAN JOSE, Calif. — The ongoing scandal over sexual abuse by Catholic clergy has led to two new high-profile lawsuits, both aimed at forcing American bishops to divulge secret lists of offenders dating back more than six decades.
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In the first step towards prosecuting decades of child sex abuse committed by Roman Catholic Church cardinals, bishops, monsignors, priests, sisters, lay leaders, educators, and members of Catholic religious orders, Defendant United States Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB) was formally served with the class action lawsuit today. Before the lawsuit can be formally served onnew_excerpt_more
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