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Australia's High Court Overturns Cardinal Pell's Child Sexual Abuse Conviction

NPR Tuesday, 7 April 2020
The former Vatican treasurer was ordered released from prison, where he was serving a six-year sentence.
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The Vatican says it welcomes the acquittal of Cardinal Pell by an Australian court on child abuse charges, saying he "waited for the truth to be ascertained. Earlier Pope Francis used his morning mass to speak up for those suffering "unjust sentences". Adam Reed reports.

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