Originally Posted by listopencil
From what I gather if he gets convicted of something (or loses a settlement decision?) while Pope it possibly opens up the Catholic church to have its assets seized. I don't know if that is true or not, but that's the speculation that I have seen mentioned.
I don't think there's any validity to that, legally speaking.
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