PBS NewsHour

News Wrap: Pope Francis opens historic summit on sex abuse

Clip: 02/22/2019 | 4m 53s

In our news wrap Thursday, Pope Francis opened a landmark Vatican summit on the Catholic Church’s clerical sex abuse crisis. Some 190 bishops and other leaders listened as he shared 21 proposals for specific action. Meanwhile, a federal judge in Washington imposed a full gag order on Roger Stone in response to an Instagram photo he posted of the judge with apparent crosshairs next to her head.

Aired: 02/22/19

Rating: NR

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