A reserved right of the pope that allows for individuals to be exempted from a specific Canon Law.
Fact of the Day
At some point before May 1380, Chaucer, the famous medieval poet, was accused of raping Cecilia Chaumpaigne. She later withdrew the accusation.
Quote of the Day
"I thought he was a young man of promise, but it appears he is a young man of promises "
~ Arthur Balfour on Winston Churchill
On This Day
1660 Charles II marched into London and was restored to the throne after 11 years in exile.