COVID-19 daily round up of Catholic news. 4th June 2020

UK

Police launch first investigation into deaths at care home after it was ordered to close when 15 died from COVID-19 following intake of NHS hospital patients

http://dailym.ai/2z78NvM

Government faces prospect of judicial review into policy to move COVID-19 patients to care homes and for making false statements about protective measures

https://bit.ly/3eMU886

Scotland’s bishops finalise plans to reopen churches, including infection control and liturgical guidelines and indefinite dispensation of Sunday Mass obligation

https://bit.ly/2Y0dsYL

Europe

Cardinal Burke on why distributing Holy Communion with masks and disposable gloves is seen as grave and revealing of crisis in the Church

https://bit.ly/2A0Pc0D

USA

Madison diocese says it will sue over religious restrictions if parishes in the diocese are not permitted to operate at the same capacity as retail outlets

https://bit.ly/3gSYcFS

Protest about the double standards in US cities that allow mass protests and ban church services

https://bit.ly/2AE6UXT

Diocese of Salt Lake City urges parishioners to wear a face mask throughout Mass if they attend a liturgical service at a Catholic church

https://bit.ly/2XzWHVr

Finally, English priest protests the double standards that allow mass protests in London parks but bans the opening of churches