Special Report

Faith Betrayed

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Decades of sexual abuse by Catholic priests on the island of Guam have left the community feeling shattered.
Guam’s Day Of Reckoning After Decades Of Sex Abuse Cory Lum/Civil Beat

Guam’s Day Of Reckoning After Decades Of Sex Abuse

More than 100 people are suing the Catholic Archdiocese on this Pacific island, where for centuries the church has been intertwined with local culture.

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Vatican Exiles Guam Archbishop After Trial Involving Sexual Abuse Claims AP

Vatican Exiles Guam Archbishop After Trial Involving Sexual Abuse Claims

UPDATED: Anthony Apuron’s sentence was relatively light and amounts to an early retirement anywhere but Guam.