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Pope dismisses American bishop because of allegations of abuse

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Pope Francis, the resignation of the auxiliary bishop of Los Angeles accepted. That has the archdiocese of LA Wednesday let you know.

Alexander Salazar is accused of sexual abuse of a minor in the 90’s, when he still was a priest.

Salazar has the allegations always denied. An independent investigation by the archdiocese of Los Angeles deems the allegations, however, ‘credible’, according to a communiqué from the archdiocese, which also was spread by the Vatican.

Not only in the United States is facing the catholic church are currently working with a large clerical-abuse scandal. The pope, in February, a summit convened in the Vatican on the theme. Tuesday is still called, the Vatican, bishops ‘ conferences around the world, in the run-up to that meeting victims in the states affected by the scandal hit, to meet.

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