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Pope Benedict XVI has altered Roman Catholic Church law which governs the conclave to elect his successor, the Vatican has said. The change to the constitution means the cardinals will no longer have to wait 15 days after the papacy becomes vacant before beginning the conclave.
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Pope changes rules so cardinals can meet to elect his successor before 15 March http://t.co/EhxWkt5t1B

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