Msgr. Stephen J. Rossetti
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In 2002, the U.S. bishops adopted the Charter for the Protection of Children and Young People, which has become known as the Dallas Charter. I was privileged to assist their committee in its drafting. After excruciating months of wilting media coverage, they adopted a series of strong child protection steps: mandatory reporting, zero tolerance, background