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Archive of coverage

August 2002

August 1
Hearing weighs church-victim pact

August 2
Bankruptcy filing called option for archdiocese
Lawyers for Geoghan accusers, church spar over deal
Lay group works toward $1m goal

August 3
Law notes regret on wording
Church confirms bankruptcy option
Hudson priest focus of abuse allegation
Amid scandal, bishops propose rare council

August 4
German Catholic hierarchy rejects abuse criticism

August 5
Fraudulent claims a danger in abuse battle

August 6
Chancellor details church money crunch

August 7
Testimony turns to public statements

August 8
Judge weighs church settlement lawsuit
Voice of the Faithful's appeal inspires new chapter in area
Op-Ed: Cardinal Law's $10 million mistake

August 9
Religious orders won't oust priests
Cambridge priest is facing child rape charges

August 10
Abuse alleged at Wellesley seminary
Catholic leader criticizes bishops
Church editorial admonishes Okla. governor's comments
Globe Editorial: Strict church standards

August 11
Leaders of orders OK plan on clergy abuse
Parishioners want priest back
Sharon church to establish Voice of the Faithful chapter

August 12
Chelsea priest denies allegation

August 13
Church may depose kin of alleged Shanley victim
Joan Vennochi: Sinner vs. Sinner: Whose is bigger?
James Carroll: The church and foreign policy in US

August 14
Law says he didn't give scrutiny to priests' files
No love lost among lawyers in the case
Tapes show Law keeping his composure
Excerpts from Cardinal Law deposition
Eileen McNamara: Bishops are behind curve

August 15
Law: Woman's alleged abuse by priest 'personal'
Franciscan brother charged with molesting four altar boys
Accused priest Hurley pleads not guilty

August 16
Ruling protects church in priest suit
Church to meet on abuse charge
Cleric faces molest charges
Groups decry film depicting Mexican priests' misdeeds
Brian McGrory: Just name your price

August 17
Push is on to quell Voice of Faithful
Lawsuit alleges abuse by 2 priests
Globe Editorial: The Cardinal's oath

August 19
Accused Boston judicial vicar is placed on leave

August 20
Spotlight: Ariz. abuse case names bishop, 2 priests

August 21
Priests' organization seeks rights for accused
Lay group responds to conservative critics

August 22
Allegations against 2 priests draw scrutiny

August 23
Overtime to protect Law has cost $10,808 this year
More doubts surface about abuse allegations
Records depict Mahan as high-risk sex abuser
Catholic Charities reports decrease in contributions
Cardinal Law departs on church trip to Cuba

August 24
Catholic Charities cancels golf fund-raiser
Spiritual Life: Becoming a priest in a time of turmoil

August 25
Abuse crisis tests church doctrine on scandal

August 27
Two more alleged abuse victims sue church

August 28
Priest charged with raping Waltham altar boy
2 more priests suspended after abuse allegations

August 29
Priest's lawyer says rape charges may be too late
Charges lodged in Detroit against 4 priests
Op-Ed: The Catholic faithful have to speak out

August 30
Judge voices concerns on suit vs. priests
In reversal, judge reinstates Geoghan child rape charges

August 31
Judge reinstates two Geoghan charges

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