ESS – New sex abuse suits could cost Catholic Church billions

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A change in the laws of several American states will allow people to make claims of sexual abuse going back decades, and that could bring a deluge of lawsuits against the Catholic Church that could surpass anything seen so far in its clergy abuse crisis. Mitchell Garabedian is an attorney who was at the center of numerous lawsuits against the Catholic Church, and was portrayed in the movie ‘Spotlight’. He joins Evan Solomon on today’s ESS.