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Study: Catholic sex-abuse scandals boosted Democratic rolls

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Sex scandals rocked the U.S. Catholic Church in the early 2000s, as revelations of past abuses led to thousands of adherents to leave the church and the hierarchy to ultimately pay out $3.3 billion in damages to victims. They also may have boosted the Democratic Party’s fortunes, according to a new study. In a working paper released by the National Bureau of Economic Research Monday, economists...

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