Why didn’t they speak up?

Why didn’t they speak up?

A lawyer friend made a good point last night. The two lawyers representing the majority of abuse victims in Boston, Mitchell Garabedian and Roderick MacLeish, have been quietly settling abuse cases for over 9 years. Many of the settlements revealed in the released archdiocesan files were their work. How can they criticize the archdiocese for quietly settling cases and shuffling priests around when they themselves knew and didn’t speak up?

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Domenico Bettinelli

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