Posted by: becketfund | June 18, 2007

Italy: The Da Vinci Code Investigated for “Obscenity”

Reuters reports that a state prosecutor’s office in Italy will investigate claims as to whether the film “The Da Vinci Code” is “obscene” from a religious perspective. The investigation stems from a complaint filed by a group of clergy near Civitavecchia, north of Rome. An investigation means that the case will end up in court, though it will then be up to the judge whether or not to throw out the charges.

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