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Report: Many U.S. Nuns Are Sexual Abuse Victims

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Report: Many U.S. Nuns Are Sexual Abuse Victims

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Report: Many U.S. Nuns Are Sexual Abuse Victims

Report: Many U.S. Nuns Are Sexual Abuse Victims

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A newly publicized study suggests that 40 percent of nuns in the United States have experienced some form of sexual trauma — in some cases, at the hands of other clergy. NPR's Greg Allen reports.