luni, 13 decembrie 2010

Prosecutors: Vatican Covered for Mafia

- (NEWSER) – The Vatican deliberately flouted anti-laundering laws "with the aim of hiding the ownership of capital" belonging to the Mafia, prosecutors are charging in Italian court. The new spate of legal documents also indicates clergy acted as fronts for several corrupt businessmen linked to the mob. The charges are the latest in a series of legal actions against the Vatican concerning money-laundering charges and the Mafia that led authorities to seize $35 million from the Vatican Bank. Full story: