Some facts we've learned about the victims that died this morning in Nice, France.
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In November 2019 the Catholic bishops of France approved plans to offer financial compensation to victims of sexual abuse by clergy.
Cardinal Krajewski said that he had even received donations from people within the Vatican whom he hadn’t approached, among them a group of police.
More than 250,000 people have died of COVID-19 worldwide as of May 5.
The diocese has been named in more than 250 lawsuits under the Child Victims Act which created a one-year “lookback” window for child sex abuse lawsuits.
More than 200,000 people have died worldwide in the past two months after contracting COVID-19.
The archbishops said Monday that “we must reach out and offer assistance to those affected, especially those who are grieving the loss of loved ones.”
In February 2019 Pope Francis held a meeting with bishops from around the world on the sexual abuse of minors.
A new state law decriminalizes underage prostitution for the minors involved, while retaining penalties for the adults who exploit them.
‘The victims are the first who need to be rehabilitated and reintegrated into society — and their traffickers and executioners must be given no quarter and pursued,’ the Holy Father said in his address to the judges on June 3.