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Abuse Survivor Responds to Diocese's Threats of Bankruptcy

The San Diego Catholic Diocese is threatening to declare bankruptcy just as lawsuits alleging sexual abuse by priests are about to go to trial. We'll talk to a man who says he was molested by a Los An

Last weekend, the San Diego Catholic Diocese stunned worshippers with an announcement that 143 sexual abuse lawsuits against priests might force the church into bankruptcy. This afternoon, attorneys for alleged victims and the diocese have been in court-ordered negotiations to reach a settlement that could prevent the church from seeking chapter 11 protection. Full Focus explores what this means for victims of sexual abuse, the Catholic Church and its parishioners.


  • Jaime Romo , a survivor of clergy sex abuse.