Italian victims of priest sex abuse appeal to pope

Associated Press - 9 May 2014 16:56-04:00

VATICAN CITY (AP) — Italian victims of priestly sex abuse have appealed directly to Pope Francis for justice, calling for a commission of inquiry into the problem in the Vatican's backyard.
In letters and a video posted online Friday, 17 survivors denounce the treatment they have received by the Italian Catholic Church and the Vatican itself. Half of them are form...


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