domenica 5 dicembre 2021

What’s in the ‘Perlasca tapes?’

(The Pillar)
Since the day the Vatican’s criminal financial trial began in July, prosecutors and defense lawyers have fought over tapes containing statements made to investigators by Msgr. Alberto Perlasca, a former senior official at the Secretariat of State. The Vatican’s Office of the Promoter of Justice has argued since July that the defense couldn’t be trusted with the tapes because, among other reasons, they were sure to leak. But the court’s judges insisted that prosecutors turn over the footage, and last month the prosecution complied. Guess what? (...)