EDITORIALS FOR TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 9, 2003
Fix this flawed law
Only twice in the past three decades has the U.S. Supreme Court returned early from its summer break to hear a case. The first time was in 1974, when the justices ordered then-President Richard Nixon to release Oval Office tapes in the Watergate scandal. The second time was Monday, when they heard four hours of oral arguments in a constitutional challenge to the McCain-Feingold campaign finance law.

Strategic mix
Planners studying how to prevent gridlock on Interstate 75 have concluded widening it in both directions to four lanes, from the Ohio River to Butler and Warren counties, would still leave rush-hour traffic in 30 years worse than it is today.

Not without help
President Bush Sunday night finally said how much he expects the wars in Afghanistan and Iraq will cost over the next year - $87 billion in military operations and reconstruction.

SUNDAY'S FORUM COVER
Let's talk: Readers respond on the week's hot topic
What should the government be doing now to ensure that America has good enough jobs in the future? This is the question we asked readers in our Aug. 31 report on workplace worries. Here are some of your responses.
Hot corner: Nipping at the heels of the newsmakers

OTHER OPINIONS
LETTERS
Readers' Views
Letters to the editor.

CRISIS IN THE CATHOLIC CHURCH
Survivors network: It's time to get an accounting
David Clohessy is the national director of SNAP (Survivors Network of those Abused by Priests). Clohessy said a priest molested him and his brothers as children, and that one of his brothers grew up to become a priest who is also a sexual abuser.

Voice of the Faithful: Seeking changes in the Church
Jim Muller, a physician who battled nuclear weapons, has turned his attention to the sexual abuse crisis in the Catholic Church. He is a founder and former president of Voice of the Faithful, one of several grassroots, lay organizations formed in the wake of the clergy sex abuse in the Church.

GUEST COLUMNIST - NAN FISCHER
'Voices' hope to empower laity
One response to the clergy sexual abuse crisis, which is currently erupting in the Catholic Church in Cincinnati, has been the development of a national organization called Voice of the Faithful (VOTF). Currently there are more than 30,000 members and 181 affiliates across the United States.

ENQUIRER EDITORIAL
Speak out now
So far at least 10 former students have filed suit alleging sexual abuse at the hands of former Elder High School Principal Lawrence Strittmatter.

SPECIAL FEATURES
Music Hall Moments
We asked for your favorite memory of Music Hall to help us celebrate its 125th anniversary. Here are several installments of your letters:
SOUND OFF
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