Wednesday, July 07, 2010
Lawyer for Cardinal Danneels speaks
"But we do not impute motives (to the leak), this is normal because there is an investigation and if the investigation was conducted properly, there is no problem, Monsignor Daneels has nothing to hide and will cooperate loyally with the investigation, "said the lawyer, who reveals that Cardinal surprised" quite a little bit about what is said today about what he knew but did nothing about. "But of course he did not know and besides, he must still establish what really the complaints are
Asked about the possibility of criminalizing non-assistance to persons in distress, the cardinal's lawyer responds: "it seems to me that, yes, (but) in the case of Mr. Danneels and other bishops, that does not appear to be the case.