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Archbishop Viganò made four major claims. But do the facts support them?

A petition, started by the US-based Catholic Women’s Forum, said the Pope’s response so far had been ‘inadequate’

The archbishop, whose testimony accused Pope Francis of covering for Archbishop McCarrick, has been criticised for his record

The cardinal said he would ‘give anything to turn the clock around and have the Church do everything right’

McCarrick had seminarian assistants until June 2018, about a year after the archdiocese knew he was being investigated

The Ohio judge said he believed in the sanctity of life and did not make the judgment lightly

Bishop Lopes criticised ‘cardinals and bishops who have rushed to the television cameras, saying, “I knew nothing”’

The cardinal was speaking after a report claimed the Pope felt ’embittered’ by the controversy

In upholding immutable truths, the ultramontanists of the 19th century were the true progressives

Bishop Patrick McGrath said that he ‘erred in judgment’