Church Sex Abuse Settlement The Archdiocese of Boston agrees to pay $85 million dollars to settle more than 500 lawsuits over alleged sexual abuse by priests -- but church officials say it will be difficult for the financially strapped diocese to come up with the money to pay the bill. From member station WBUR in Boston, Monica Brady-Myerov reports.
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Diocese Struggles to Pay Sex Abuse Settlement

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Diocese Struggles to Pay Sex Abuse Settlement

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Diocese Struggles to Pay Sex Abuse Settlement

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The Archdiocese of Boston agrees to pay $85 million dollars to settle more than 500 lawsuits over alleged sexual abuse by priests — but church officials say it will be difficult for the financially strapped diocese to come up with the money to pay the bill. From member station WBUR in Boston, Monica Brady-Myerov reports.