Crime

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Pope Francis petitions Missouri governor for clemency in Ernest Johnson execution case

The Holy Father has spoken through his US emissary to request that the governor of Missouri commute the death sentence of an intellectually disabled inmate.

Following back-to-back thefts, Denver's Curé d'Ars Catholic Church recovers portion of items while nearby parish's BLM sign remains missing

In the aftermath of two thefts affecting the Black Catholic community in Denver, resolution in one case mixes with confusion and conservatism in the other.

'A betrayal': Black Catholic head of National Urban League blasts Republican lawmakers for opposition to police reform act

The head of a leading civil rights organization has called the news of yet another dead police reform bill "unacceptable", as Congress continues to stall.

UPDATED: Theft rocking Black parishes in Denver, alongside controversial request from Archbishop Aquila

Desecration has struck two Black parishes in Denver, one of which is also facing pressure from Archbishop Samuel Aquila for their advocacy for Black lives.

Chicago's Cardinal Cupich releases letter on violent crime

As violence spikes in the Windy City with no end in sight, the archbishop speaks out.
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