The trial evidence — a lot of it from the church’s own secret files — exposed sins committed over a period of decades by supposed men of God.
With over two months of evidence behind them, jurors in the landmark clergy sexual abuse case are scheduled to hear closing arguments today.
The evidence centers around a former co-defendant who last week admitted sexually abusing an altar boy.
Chris reviews the media coverage of the latest transgression by the silicone injecting Black Madam compared to the coverage of an FBI raid on Congressman Chaka Fattah’s son. He talks to Bill Kristol, the guest at the next Red Meat Tour, (tickets are on sale now at cbsphilly.com/redmeat) and remembers the life of Monkee, Davey Jones
Chris talks to New Jersey State Senator Jim Whelan about electronic gambling in Atlantic CIty, Steve Cordasco about a bank settlement on mortgage abuses, Beasley Reece about Phillies Spring Training and Comedian Bob Marley.
The Philadelphia Archdiocese confirms that Cardinal Anthony Bevilacqua passed away Tuesday night at the age of 88.