Illinois Abuse Report Reveals Church Hid Accusations against 500 Priests

Illinois Attorney General Lisa Madigan. Credit: Slowking4

(From The Daily Caller)

The Illinois Catholic Church previously listed 185 accused priests, 45 of whom were added to their list after Attorney General Lisa Madigan began her office’s investigation in August. Madigan’s preliminary report on the investigation revealed that list to be woefully short, as the total number of priests thus far known to have been accused of sexual abuse in six Illinois dioceses to 690.

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