Tuesday, September 13, 2011
Cardinal Ratzinger - Catholic Sex-Abuse Victims Want Hague Tribunal To Investigate Vatican - NPR.org
Sex-Abuse Victims Want Hague Tribunal To Investigate Vatican
An organization representing the victims of clerical sex abuse says it will ask the International Criminal Court to investigate the Vatican. The group says high-level Vatican officials should be prosecuted for what it describes as "widespread and systematic torture, rape and sexual violence committed by priests and others associated with the Catholic church."