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Diocese of Winona releases sex abuse details

In a move some are calling 'unprecedented,' the Catholic Diocese of Winona is releasing details of years of sexual abuse by priests in its churches.

Judge shields Wisconsin archdiocese fund from creditors

The Archdiocese of Milwaukee can shield more than $50 million from creditors in sex-abuse settlements because the money is in a cemetery fund protected by the First Amendment's guarantee of religious freedom, according to a federal court ruling.

Minnesota Catholic diocese facing lawsuit

A civil lawsuit has been filed against the Diocese of Duluth by a 55-year-old man who says he was abused by a priest as a young boy.