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Click here to read: “U.N. Panel Criticizes the Vatican Over Sexual Abuse,” by Laurie Goodstein, Nick Cumming-Bruce and Jim Yardley, The New York Times, Feb. 5, 2014
Excerpt: The report, however, was sharply critical of the church’s current practices, not just those of the past. “The committee is gravely concerned that the Holy See has not acknowledged the extent of the crimes committed, has not taken the necessary measures to address cases of child sexual abuse and to protect children, and has adopted policies and practices which have led to the continuation of the abuse by and the impunity of the perpetrators,” the report concluded.