The Case of the Pope Vatican Accountability for Human
- 240 pages
- The Case of the Pope Vatican Accountability for Human Rights Abuse
- Geoffrey Robertson
- 12 August 2016 Geoffrey Robertson
[PDF / EPUB] The Case of the Pope Vatican Accountability for Human Rights Abuse In The Case of the Pope Geoffrey Robertson C delivers a devastating indictment of the way the Vatican has run a secret legal system that shields paedophile priests from criminal trial around the world In The Case of the of the PDF/EPUB À Pope Geoffrey Robertson C delivers a devastating indictment of the way the Vatican has run a secret legal system that shields paedophile priests from criminal trial around the worldIs the Pope morally or legally responsible for the negligence that has allowed so many terrible crimes to go unpunished Should he and his seat of power the Holy See continue to enjoy an immunity that places them above The Case Epub / the lawGeoffrey Robertson C a distinguished human rights lawyer and judge evinces a deep respect for the good works of Catholics and their church But he argues unless Pope Benedict XVI can divest himself of the beguilements of statehood and devotion to obsolescent canon law the Vatican will remain a serious enemy to the advance of human rights'Robertson is an adept C and this is a devastating case' Daily Telegraph'Combines moral passion with steely forensic precision It is one of the most formidable demolition jobs one could imagine on a man who has done to discredit the cause of religion than Rasputin and Pat Robertson put together' Terry Eagleton Guardian'Forceful wide ranging' The Tablet'Robertson has not become a successful lawyer by muddling his arguments and distorting Case of the Pope Vatican PDF/EPUB or his facts He writes clearly at times passionately as counsel for the prosecution' John Lloyd Financial TimesGeoffrey Robertson C is founder and Case of the Pope Vatican PDF/EPUB or head of Doughty Street Chambers the largest human rights practice in the UK In he was appointed as a distinguished jurist member of the UN Justice Council His books include Crimes Against Humanity The Struggle for Global Justice a memoir The Justice Game and The Tyrannicide Brief an award winning study of the trial of Charles I.