Silvio Berlusconi will serve a year at a nursing facility

On Tuesday the court of Milan, which had to rule on whether the former prime minister of Italy, Silvio Berlusconi, gets house arrest or community service, decided that the sentence will consist in caring for the elderly in a nursing home for almost a year, at least once a week...
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Silvio Berlusconi sentenced to prison

Yesterday, the former Italian Minister, Silvio Berlusconi, was sentenced to seven years in prison and disbarred for life to hold any public office, due to the sexual and judicial scandals that has been the protagonist. After nearly seven hours of deliberations, the magistrates of...

Prosecutor in Italy Asks Prison for Berlusconi

Italian prosecutors asked on Monday that a court condemns the former Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi to three years and eight months in prison. The charges would be for fraud in relation with the emission rights of his television company ‘Mediaset’. The prosecutors would request...

Berlusconi Appeared Before The Court in Milan

Former prime minister of Italy Silvio Berlusconi appeared today in Milan courthouse, to give explanations in prelim against him that could become another case. This is a process for the publication of wiretapping in an economic case. Charges against him are for “revealing...

Cristiano Ronaldo Would be Witness on Berlusconi Trial

The Portuguese soccer player of Real Madrid, Cristiano Ronaldo is part of the 214 witnesses that will testify on the Ruby case, which involves the former Italian Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi. The Milan Courthouse decreed this after accepting the long list of witnesses...

Mario Monti was Sworn in as Prime Minister of Italy

The economist Mario Monti has been officially sworn in as prime minister of Italy. President Giorgio Napolitano on Wednesday 16th November presided over the ceremony at the presidential palace hours after Monti form a new government focused on rescuing Italy from financial...
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Italy Celebrates Berlusconi’s Resignation

This Saturday, Silvio Berlusconi resigned as prime minister of Italy, after 20 years marred by sex and judicial scandals. Hundreds of people gathered outside the Quirinale Palace to fire him with boos and insults while uncorking bottles of champagne celebrating with banners...

Berlusconi to Resign

Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi offered to resign after the Parliament passes an economic reform bill. The 75-year old media tycoon made the offer to Italy’s president as the country is on the edge of a full debt crisis. However this Tuesday Berlusconi political support seemed...
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