Posts Tagged ‘embezzlement’

Retired sisters accused of embezzling funds

Thursday, December 13th, 2018

Two retired sisters have been accused of embezzling funds from the Catholic school where they’d been working for over ten years. The Sisters of St Joseph of Carondelet say the Archdiocese of Los Angeles has filed a criminal complaint against two sisters – Mary Margaret Kreuper and Lana Chang – for misappropriating funds from St Read more

Cardinal in charge of Vatican property under investigation

Friday, May 20th, 2016

An Italian cardinal responsible for managing the Vatican’s real estate holdings is being investigated for embezzlement. Italian prosecutors are reportedly investigating Cardinal Domenico Calcagno over an alleged misappropriation of funds in his former diocese. The matter concerns funds at an institute to support the clergy in Liguira and real estate investments. Cardinal Calcagno is the Read more

Former Vatican secretary of state in funds handling probe

Friday, May 23rd, 2014

Former Vatican secretary of state Cardinal Tarcisio Bertone is reportedly being investigated over handling of funds from Vatican accounts. According to German tabloid Bild Zeitung, approval was given for 15 million euros to be transferred from the Vatican bank to an Italian television production company, later identified as Lux Vide. The company is owned by Read more