Advertisement
 
YOU ARE HERE: LAT HomeCollectionsBanking Industry Italy
IN THE NEWS

Banking Industry Italy

NEWS
July 18, 1987 | Associated Press
Italy's highest court Friday threw out arrest warrants for U.S.-born Archbishop Paul C. Marcinkus and two other Vatican bank officials charged in the nation's worst post-World War II banking scandal. "I am satisfied that the court allowed the appeal proposed by the defense," said Adolfo Gatti, the lawyer who represented the Vatican in a five-month legal battle that strained relations between the Roman Catholic Church and the Italian government.
Advertisement
NEWS
February 28, 1987 | DON A. SCHANCHE, Times Staff Writer
The Vatican said Friday that it was stunned by reports that an arrest warrant has been issued for the head of the Vatican bank, American Archbishop Paul C. Marcinkus, and suggested that it will invoke a treaty with Italy to protect him and two other bank officials from prosecution.
Los Angeles Times Articles
|