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Forbes previews Vatican financial trial, notes papal involvement

October 04, 2021

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CWN Editor's Note: Forbes magazine provides a primer on the issues involved in the Vatican financial-misconduct trial. Citing an unnamed Vatican source, the magazine says that Pope Francis received a dossier five years ago that pointed to a diversion of funds by Cardinal Angelo Becciu, who is now the lead defendant. The Pope reportedly declined to take action on the dossier at that time; much later he authorized a full investigation.

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