Revealed: the 25 bishops who covered up sex crimes

By Daphné Gastaldi, Mathieu Martinière, Mathieu Périsse (We Report) et Donatien Huet

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Several dozen priests accused of sexual assaults were knowingly and methodically protected by 25 bishops who were aware of their alleged crimes and who never alerted the judicial authorities to the events, Mediapart can reveal in a year-long investigation into cases of sexual abuse, either alleged or since confirmed, involving members of the French Catholic Church.