The retired archbishop of Washington, Cardinal Theodore McCarrick (shown in 2013), has been asked to cease public ministry after the Vatican found that he was credibly accused of sexually abusing a teenager almost 50 years ago. Photo: Reuters

‘Credible accusations of sex abuse’ against US Cardinal Theodore McCarrick, Catholic archdiocese says

Theodore McCarrick, a retired archbishop, is among the highest-ranking US clerics to be accused

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The retired archbishop of Washington, Cardinal Theodore McCarrick (shown in 2013), has been asked to cease public ministry after the Vatican found that he was credibly accused of sexually abusing a teenager almost 50 years ago. Photo: Reuters
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