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Australian woman claims 19th Century nun 'cured cancer'

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An Australian woman who claims to have been cured of cancer by 19th Century nun Mother Mary Mackillop, has been speaking about her experience.

Mary MacKillop, who died 100 years ago, is now expected to be canonised for what Pope Benedict has approved as her "second miracle".

Nick Bryant reports.

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