Financial crimes trial witness named supreme court prosecut

(The Pillar. Editor´s ).

In a surprise move Wednesday, Monsignor Alberto Perlasca was reappointed as a prosecutor at the Church’s supreme canonical court. Perlasca was the often controversial key witness for the prosecution in the landmark Vatican financial trial, which concluded last year.  As first reported by the tabloid site Dagospia and confirmed by The Pillar, the court was informed of Perlasca’s reappointment in a letter from Secretary of State Cardinal Pietro Parolin on 16 April. 

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