Puerto Rico To Investigage Catholic Church Sex Abuse Allegations

February 21, 2014 10:31 PM

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Puerto Rico To Investigage Catholic Church Sex Abuse Allegations

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — Puerto Rico's justice secretary said Thursday that he has ordered an investigation into alleged sex abuse allegations involving another one of the island's Roman Catholic dioceses.

The allegations originate from the Diocese of Mayaguez in Puerto Rico's western region, and the announcement comes just days after government prosecutors said they were investigating similar allegations against six priests in the Diocese of Arecibo who have been defrocked.

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