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Big tab still rises at shut churches

14 contested buildings cost $880,000 a year

By Michael Paulson
Globe Staff / January 18, 2008

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The Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Boston says it is spending $880,000 a year to maintain 14 churches that it has tried to close but are occupied by protesters, tied up in litigation, or restricted because of appeals to the Vatican. (Full article: 911 words)

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