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Cardinal electors at 112 after Cardinal Law of Boston turns 80

The number of elector cardinals then drops to 112. Cardinal Law will then join the 80 other non-voting cardinals. Cardinal Law has served as the Archpriest of Rome?s Basilica of Saint Mary Major since 2004. In 1985 Pope John Paul II made him a cardinal. In 2005 he participated in the conclave that elected Joseph Ratzinger as pope. AE---BN