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BREAKING NEWS ~ Shanley sentenced to 12-15 years for 1980s molestation

[JURIST] AP is reporting that defrocked Roman Catholic priest Paul Shanley has been sentenced to 12 to 15 years in prison for repeatedly molesting a boy in the 1980s.

11:35 AM ET - An AP report is now available.

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