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Resource ID: #12723
Subject: Religion
Source: News-Press (Santa Barbara, Calif.)
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The Morman Church tried and failed, to cure parishioner Michael Shean of pedophilia. Fifteen years later Santa Barbara County would describe the youth baseball coach and Sunday school teacher as a "predator." The story raises questions about the place of faith in criminal rehabilitation and the confidentiality of the confessional. (May 21, 1995)

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