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SF’s New Archbishop Arrested for Drunk Driving, Says He Feels ‘Shame For Disgrace’

August 27, 2012 | 4:36 pm

SF’s New Archbishop Arrested for Drunk Driving, Says He Feels ‘Shame For Disgrace’

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Officers in San Diego arrested San Francisco’s newly appointed Catholic archbishop, Salvatore Cordileone, on drunk driving charges Saturday morning, a spokesperson for the San Diego Police Department told KQED’s Tara Siler. Detective Gary Hassen said the archbishop-elect was arrested at about 12:30 a.m. Saturday near San Diego State University at a DUI checkpoint. Cordileone posted […]

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SF Archdiocese Denies Crackdown on Drag Queens at Church Events

August 10, 2012 | 4:20 pm

SF Archdiocese Denies Crackdown on Drag Queens at Church Events

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Well, that didn’t take long. When Salvatore Cordileone took over as the Catholic archbishop of San Francisco, academics I interviewed said he might pressure churches that welcome lesbians, gays, bisexuals and transgender people. They noted that he has campaigned actively against same-sex marriage. That was July 27. Now, reports are surfacing that Most Holy Redeemer, […]

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July 27, 2012 | 8:17 am

A.M. Splash: Prop. 8 Leader Appointed SF Archbishop; Up to $2.3 Billion Hidden in Calif. State Accounts; Calif. Gun Purchases Soar

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New S.F. archbishop appointed by pope(SF Chronicle) The new Archbishop of San Francisco is a Bay Area resident who is chair of the national subcommittee to protect and promote traditional marriage. Salvatore J. Cordileone, 56, was appointed to be the Metropolitan Archbishop of San Francisco by Pope Benedict XVI, the Vatican announced early Friday. He […]

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