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Every twist and turn in Katy Perry’s bitter legal battle with nuns over her purchase of their former convent

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  • Katy Perry has been embroiled in a legal battle with the Sisters of the Immaculate Heart of Mary since 2014.
  • The pop star tried to purchase a Los Angeles estate that used to be a convent, but two former residents rejected her as a potential buyer.
  • The Archdiocese of Los Angeles sued the two elderly nuns for Perry's right to purchase the property.
  • Sister Catherine Rose Holzman died in 2018. On Saturday, Sister Rita Callanan said that Perry "has blood on her hands."
  • Here's a complete timeline of the scandal.
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Eighty-one-year-old Sister Rita Callanan recently declared that Katy Perry — the pop star most famous for catchy radio hits like "I Kissed a Girl" and "Roar" — has "blood on her hands."

Callanan is the last living member of the Immaculate Heart of Mary, a group of nuns who lived in a sprawling Los Angeles convent. Years ago, Perry offered millions of dollars to buy the estate.See the rest of the story at Business Insider

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