Bevilacqua should be compelled to testify. He has no problem speaking with his visitors. I love this quote from the defense – “the strain of such a requirement on Cardinal Bevilacqua is simply inhumane.” Excuse me – endangering children is inhumane.
Here’s the article:
“Lawyers want ailing Bevilacqua to testify on tape for abuse trial,” by Nancy Phillips, David O’Reilly and Maria Panaritis for The Philadelphia Inquirer, August 4, 2011