Pope John Paul II addresses American cardinals gathered in his private library in the Vatican.
Among the 13 U.S. cardinals to meet with Vatican officials in April 2002 to discuss sex abuse by clergy are eight cardinals who lead American archdioceses.

<<< Click the names to the left for a look at all 13 cardinals, their archdioceses and how they have been affected by the scandal.

Sources: AP; Catholic Pages; Vatican