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7% of Australian Catholic priests accused of abuse

Seven percent of priests in Australia’s Catholic Church were accused of sexually abusing children over the past several decades, a lawyer said Monday as officials investigating institutional abuse across Australia revealed for the first time the extent of the crisis.

The Commission on Elections en banc yesterday issued a resolution allowing it to continue accepting Statement of Contributions and Expenditures of candidates in the last elections beyond June 30, 2016 but with the appropriate fines.

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