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Ex-Bishop Indicted for Sex Abuse; Charges Dropped

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Ex-Bishop Indicted for Sex Abuse; Charges Dropped

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Ex-Bishop Indicted for Sex Abuse; Charges Dropped

Ex-Bishop Indicted for Sex Abuse; Charges Dropped

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A Massachusetts grand jury indicts former Springfield Bishop Thomas Dupre for allegedly molesting two boys in the 1970s. But prosecutors have dropped the case, saying the statute of limitations on the crimes has expired. Hear Amy Mayer of member station WFCR.