Msgr Lucio Ángel Vallejo Balda  with Francesca Chaouqui in this file photograph taken in 2014.The Vatican has arrested Msgr Vallejo and Ms Chaouqui for allegedly stealing and leaking classified documents. Photograph: Umberto Pizziumberto/Getty Images

The Vatileaks 2 trial in a Vatican City court took a bizarre turn yesterday when Italian media reported one of the chief defendants, Spanish Msgr Luci(...)

 Former papal nuncio Josef Wesolowski was “defrocked” in June after being found guilty of paedophile crime by a canon law court. Photograph: Erika Santelices/ AFP/Getty Images

Does the arrest in the Vatican this week of former papal nuncio Josef Wesolowski, accused of paedophile crimes, represent a watershed moment in the po(...)