Holy See Press Office Communiqué: second hearing in the trial for misappropriation of funds of the Bambino Gesù Foundation
This morning at 10.15, at Vatican City State Tribunal, the second hearing took place in the criminal trial of Giuseppe Profiti and Massimo Spina, charged with misappropriation of funds from the Bambino Gesù Foundation.
The defendants, both present, were accompanied by their respective court-appointed attorneys: Antonello Blasi for Giuseppe Profiti, and Alfredo Ottaviano for Massimo Spina.
The panel of judges was composed of Professor Paolo Papanti-Pelletier, President; Professor Venerando Marano, Judge; and Professor Carlo Bonzano, Judge.
The Office of the Promoter of Justice was represented by the Promoter, Professor Gian Piero Milano, and the adjunct Promoter, Professor Roberto Zanotti.