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Cardinal Bernard Law, Former Head Of Boston Archdiocese, Is Dead06:16

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The Vatican said early Wednesday morning that Cardinal Bernard Law, the priest who led the Archdiocese of Boston when reports of sexual abuse of children by priests began to emerge, died at age 86.

WBUR's David Boeri, who has covered Law and the church's reaction to abuse revelations, joined Morning Edition.

This segment aired on December 20, 2017.

David Boeri Twitter Senior Reporter
Now retired, David Boeri was a senior reporter at WBUR.


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