Carolyn Fortney, a survivor of sexual abuse at the hands of her family's Roman Catholic parish priest as a child, awaits legislation in the Pennsylvania Capitol to respond to a landmark state grand jury report on child sexual abuse. Photo: AP

US opens landmark federal investigation into Catholic Church abuse

• Archdiocese of Philadelphia received a subpoena issued by a federal grand jury

• Several California dioceses release names of 15 priests accused of sexually abusing children

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Carolyn Fortney, a survivor of sexual abuse at the hands of her family's Roman Catholic parish priest as a child, awaits legislation in the Pennsylvania Capitol to respond to a landmark state grand jury report on child sexual abuse. Photo: AP
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