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Philadelphia Priest Accused Of Sexual Abuse 40 Years Ago

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A Philadelphia priest is accused of sexually abusing a child more than four decades ago.

The Archdiocese of Philadelphia placed 74-year-old Rev. James J. Collins on administrative leave.

Collins was ordained in 1964 and served in a number of parishes, schools and offices.

An official says he retired and left the area.

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