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Italian priest’s trial for violating confessional secrecy is postponed

April 16, 2019

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CWN Editor's Note: A canonical trial for an Italian priest who is accused of violating the confessional seal has been postponed. Father Orazio Caputo is charged with warning leaders of a controversial lay group that they were under police investigation, after allegedly learning of the probe during a sacramental confession. The priest also faces criminal charges for aiding a conspiracy.

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