French Cardinal Found Guilty Of Child Abuse Coverup Resigns

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Published on March 7, 2019 - Duration: 00:40s

French Cardinal Found Guilty Of Child Abuse Coverup Resigns

Reuters reports France’s archbishop of Lyon, Cardinal Philippe Barabarin .

Said on Thursday he would submit his resignation to Pope Francis after he was found guilty of failing to report allegations of sex abuse committed by a priest in his diocese.

He is the highest-profile cleric to be caught up in the child sex abuse scandal inside the Catholic Church in France.

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French Cardinal Found Guilty Of Child Abuse Coverup Resigns

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