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NW Jesuits to pay $166 million to abuse victims
In one of the largest settlements nationwide in the Roman Catholic Church's sexual-abuse crisis, the Jesuits will pay $166.1 million to about 500 abuse victims — many of them Native Americans or Alaska Natives.
By Janet I. Tu
Seattle Times staff reporter
Abuse victim Clarita Vargas, of the Colville Tribe, speaks at a Friday news conference in Seattle on one of the largest settlements to date in the Catholic sexual-abuse crisis. "My spirit was wounded," Vargas said, describing abuse by the Rev. John Morse, seen in the photo behind her.
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Abuse victim Clarita Vargas, of the Colville Tribe, spea
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