Pfleger Got Yanked Much Faster Than A Pedophile Priest?
SailorCurt brought up a good point in comments--that the Catholic Archdiocese headed by Cardinal George in Chicago seemed to be treating "Snuffy" Pfleger more harshly than priests who have been found out as pedophiles. It was a good point, but I wondered if it held up, since I couldn't remember how that scandal was handled in Chicago. Each Archdiocese is pretty independent, so it might not be fair to judge Chicago by, say, Boston's behavior.
I needn't have worried. Mary Mitchell wrote about this very issue in the Chicago Sun-Times, and she remembers: