The Vatican has on Monday declared that Catholic Church would not officiate same-sex marriages, in a statement approved by Pope Francis. The development follows a formal response by the Vatican’s orthodoxy office, to a question about whether Catholic clergy have the authority to bless gay unions. The statement contained in a two-page explanation described same-sex marriages as a “Choice” and described them as “Sinful” and cannot...

Italian Parents Not Obligated to Financially Support Adult Child, Supreme Court Rules

In a landmark ruling that will act as precedent for similar trials in the future, the Italian Supreme Court ruled against the appeal of a 35-year-old man who still expected financial assistance from his parents. The historic sentence marked the end of a five-year case in which an adult part-time music teacher who earned an annual income of 20,000 euros (about $24,000) claimed financial assistance...

At Least 66 Italian Healthcare Workers Have Lost their Lives Due to Covid-19

A national doctors' association, Federazione Nazionale degli Ordini dei Medici Chirurghi e degli Odontoiatri (FNOMCeO), has been recording the number of health workers to die while trying to save the lives of coronavirus patients. Their data suggests at least 66 medical staff have lost their lives in the process of getting treatment to patients across Italy. The first to die was Roberto Stella, aged 67, on...


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