Monday, April 5, 2010

Attorney sues U.S. diocese in latest abuse case
The U.S. lawyer accusing the Vatican of covering up priests' sex abuse outlined on Monday the case of a former Minnesota priest who allegedly told a teenage girl that not touching him was a sin.

"We are sad and we are alarmed. Sad because so many kids have been wounded and because top Vatican officials don't get it and remain in denial," said attorney Jeffrey Anderson.

Revelations of sexual abuse of children by priests and alleged cover-ups have surfaced almost daily in several countries over the past few weeks.

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