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‘Medical Malpractice’: Catholic Bishops Urge Parents, Doctors to Withhold Care for Transgender Kids (Updated)

The U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops with its unscientific claims continues to guide medical policy across the United States. Catholic hospitals follow directives issued by the Bishops.

Catholic bishops apologize for role in Rwanda genocide

“A church statement acknowledged on Sunday its members planned, aided, and executed the genocide, in which more than 800,000 ethnic Tutsis and moderate Hutus were killed by Hutu hardliners.”

Grand Jury Report: 2 Bishops Hid Sex Abuse Of Hundreds Of Children « CBS Philly

The 147-page report on sexual abuse in the Altoona-Johnstown Diocese was made public Tuesday. News, Sports, Weather, Traffic and Philly’s Top Spots

Vatican says bishops not obliged to report clerical child abuse. | Occupy The Vatican

Vatican says bishops not obliged to report clerical child abuse.  The Catholic church is telling newly appointed bishops that it is “not necessarily” their duty to report accusations of clerical child abuse and that only victims or their families should make the decision to report abuse to police.

Catholic bishops not obliged to report clerical child abuse, Vatican says | World news | The Guardian

Vatican guide says ‘not necessarily’ bishop’s duty to report suspects to police despite Pope Francis’s vows to redress Catholic church’s legacy of child abuse

Catholic Bishops In Kenya Call For A Boycott Of Polio Vaccines : Goats and Soda : NPR

Africa marks one year without polio on Tuesday. But there are now concerns in Kenya, where bishops have declared a boycott of the vaccine on the eve of a WHO polio vaccination campaign.