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Globe coverage of the scandal has been divided into nine categories:

Archive of coverage

September 2003

September 2
No new members seen for Geoghan probe panel
Church to sell estate where accused priests once lived

September 3
Bias concerns are raised in Geoghan probe

September 4
O'Malley to meet with plaintiffs on settlement
Conflict question raised on consultant in Geoghan probe

September 5
Geoghan consultant's professional ties eyed
Victims hope to 'put a face' on abuse numbers
Brian McGrory: Romney can do better

September 6
Plaintiffs' meeting with O'Malley delayed
Top US cleric calls settlements 'critical'

September 7
Lawyers, church to press ahead
Eileen McNamara: A back-page prison death

September 8
Druce returned from hospital to Shirley prison

September 9
Negotiations resume in clergy sex abuse cases

September 10
Church in record, $85m accord with abuse victims
Terms of deal leave archdiocese facing new strains
Attorneys expect most plaintiffs to accept settlement
From O'Malley, a compassionate appeal to lawyers
Archdiocese to mortgage property to raise needed cash
Globe Editorial: Serious settlement

September 11
Church settlement a boon for victims' lawyers
Legislators call for expanded panel in Geoghan death

September 12
Geoghan bore guards' abuse, inmate wrote
Lawyer says mail is deluging accused in Geoghan slaying
Abuse victims seen accepting church's settlement offer

September 13
Letter says Druce was sexually abused as a child

September 14
Report said to describe Druce exploding at nurse

September 15
O'Malley holds first Masses since tentative settlement

September 17
Archdiocese limits access to records on abuse
Priest says bishop called document destruction 'fortunate'

September 18
O'Malley lifts meeting ban from Newton parish

September 19
Crisis issues hold church's future, BC chief says

September 20
'Keep the kids safe,' Druce shouts in court
Geoghan, in '02, alleged guard assaulted him
Bishop denies he said church records destroyed

September 21
Some in church suits may face tax bill

September 22
Openness vowed on clergy abuse policy
Irish victims of clergy abuse seek others in Hub
Adrian Walker: The children must be first

September 24
Druce was beaten as a child, inquiry finds

September 26
Church to review allegations of molestation

September 27
O'Malley pick for charity chief is hailed
Alleged victims protest erasure of Geoghan conviction
Druce hospitalized again after swallowing object
Ad by prison guards bids for understanding
O'Malley expected to be named a cardinal
Roderick MacLeish Jr.: O'Malley deserves support

September 28
Church's victim therapy guidelines questioned
Talk of cardinals includes Boston's O'Malley
Musicians offer concert to honor abuse victims

September 29
Pope leaves O'Malley off his list of 31 new cardinals

September 30
Bishop denies saying predecessor destroyed data

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