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Pope defrocks Chilean bishops amid sex abuse scandal

Pope Francis expelled two retired Chilean bishops from the priesthood amidst claims that they committed sexual abuse against minors. The Vatican released a statement claiming that the pope made the decision — the harshest available in church law — on Oct. 11, according to The New York Times.

Florida Gov. signs landmark gun control bill

On March 9, Florida Gov. Rick Scott signed legislation that imposed tight gun limitations following the deadly school shooting in Parkland, Florida last month, according to CNN.

Study finds Uber and Lyft discrimination

The National Bureau of Economic Research’s recent academic study found a pattern of Uber and Lyft drivers discriminating against passengers.

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