Vatican announces first conviction under money-laundering law
December 27, 2018
CWN Editor's Note: The Vatican has announced the conviction of an Italian contractor, Angelo Projetti, who faces a 2-year prison term for violating new Vatican laws against money-laundering. The conviction—which will likely be appealed—is the first under the new laws. European banking officials have praised the new rules, but pressed the Vatican to prosecute offenders.The above note supplements, highlights, or corrects details in the original source (link above). About CWN news coverage.
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