With a RICO suit looming against him, Cardinal Roger Mahony of Los Angles was quick to lash out after Frank Keating suggested in an interview that some of the US Bishops behaved with the secretiveness

With a RICO suit looming against him, Cardinal Roger Mahony of Los Angles was quick to lash out after Frank Keating suggested in an interview that some of the US Bishops behaved with the secretiveness of La Cosa Nostra, or the famous code of silence followed by organized crime families. Mahony has called for Keating to resign as head of the US Bishop appointed panel of lay Catholics in charge of monitoring the implementation of sex abuse reforms nationally.