Europe court rejects case seeking to blame Vatican for abuse

A European court agreed Tuesday that the Vatican couldn't be sued in a local court for sexual abuse committed by Catholic priests.

Vatican judges in fraud trial agree defense rights violated

The Vatican tribunal ruled Wednesday that prosecutors had deprived 10 defendants of their rights and ordered prosecutors to turn over key pieces of evidence and redo their investigation for some suspects.

Vatican court absolves former altar boy in sex abuse trial

A Vatican tribunal absolved a former altar boy of charges that he molested a younger boy in the Vatican’s youth seminary.

Prosecutor concedes mistakes, makes offer in Vatican trial

The Vatican prosecutor conceded procedural errors Oct. 5 in his fraud and corruption investigation into the Holy See's finances and offered to remedy them by essentially starting over, throwing the trial of 10 people into question before it really got off the ground.

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