Vatican drops lawsuit against German magazine

first_imgA hearing on Titanic’s appeal was due Friday. But on Thursday, a statement issued through the bishops said “after detailed deliberations” the Vatican had decided to withdraw its application for an injunction.The statement said “further legal measures are being examined to effectively counter attacks on the dignity of the pope and the Catholic Church.”(Copyright 2012 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.) Sponsored Stories Construction begins on Chandler hospital expansion project Top ways to honor our heroes on Veterans Day Comments   Share   Mary Coyle ice cream to reopen in central Phoenix 4 sleep positions for men and what they meancenter_img Top Stories Former Arizona Rep. Don Shooter shows health improvement BERLIN (AP) – The German Bishops’ Conference says the Vatican has dropped its lawsuit against a satirical German magazine over a cover that depicted Pope Benedict XVI with a yellow stain on his robe.A Hamburg court had granted an injunction barring the magazine, Titanic, from distributing the image that fronted its July edition, headlined “Hallelujah at the Vatican _ the leak has been found!” That was a reference to a scandal over leaked Vatican documents. Four benefits of having a wireless security system Bottoms up! Enjoy a cold one for International Beer Daylast_img

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