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Diocese of Stockton Considers Bankruptcy

Quick Update:  The Diocese of Stockton, California, of the Catholic Church, is considering filing for bankruptcy protection amid costly settlements with sex-abuse victims.  It would become the tenth Diocese in the U.S. to do so.  Bishop Stephen Blaire announced that “options other than filing for bankruptcy protection have not emerged.”