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Catholic Church Clergy Abuse

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The Michigan Attorney General has determined that a full and complete investigation of what happened within the Catholic Church is required.

This investigation is and will continue to be independent, thorough, transparent, and prompt.

My department and this investigation will find out who knew what, and when.

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The state's investigation into decades of child sexual abuse by Roman Catholic priests in Michigan is focusing not only on the offenders, but also on church leaders who protected them, Michigan Attorney General Dana Nessel told Target 8. (Feb. 14, 2019)