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Vaticaleaks-2: Court charged five people for â??procuring and revealingâ? confidential material

A Vatican Court formally charged a pair of journalists, two officials, and a secretary to one of the officials for "procuring and revealingâ? confidential documents and information. They are Gianluigi Nuzzi and Emiliano Fittipaldi, -who recently wrote books regarding mismanagement in the Vatican-, as well as the Msgr. Lucio íngel Vallejo Balda, Francesca Chaouqui and Vallejoâ??s secretary, Nicola Maio. While all five are charged with criminal misappropriation and misuse of Vatican confidential documents; Vallejo, Chaouqui, and Maio, are charged with criminal conspiracy "to divulge information and documents concerning the fundamental interests of the Holy See and the Stateâ?. A hearing has been scheduled for next November 24th, 2015 in the Vatican criminal court.