Nearly 300 to be compensated for clergy abuse on Long Island

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Mail Online—ROCKVILLE CENTRE, N.Y. (AP) - Nearly 300 people will be compensated by the Roman Catholic diocese on New York's Long Island for sexual abuse at the hands of...

Nearly 300 to be compensated for clergy abuse on Long Island. Nearly 300 people will be compensated by the Roman Catholic diocese on New York's Long Island for sexual abuse at the hands of priests. Newsday reports that the Diocese of Rockville Centre has received 293 claims since it established a special compensation program last fall. The...