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Berlusconi Trial

Berlusconi's Back On Trial

AP | PAOLO SANTALUCIA | Posted 02.11.2014 | World

NAPLES, Italy (AP) — Silvio Berlusconi's political corruption trial opened Tuesday in the southern city of Naples — the latest legal challenge for...

Court: Berlusconi Bribed 'Bunga Bunga' Party Witnesses

AP | NICOLE WINFIELD | Posted 01.29.2014 | World

ROME (AP) — An Italian court accused ex-Premier Silvio Berlusconi and his lawyers on Friday of tampering with evidence by paying off witnesses in a ...

Salacious Bunga Bunga Details Released

AP | COLLEEN BARRY | Posted 11.21.2013 | World

MILAN (AP) — The Milan court that convicted Silvio Berlusconi of paying an underage prostitute for sex at his infamous Bunga Bunga parties said Thur...

Berlusconi Ordered To Stand Trial AGAIN

AP | Posted 10.23.2013 | World

ROME -- ROME (AP) — A judge has ordered former Italian Premier Silvio Berlusconi to stand trial in February on a political corruption charge. A law...

Milan Court Sets Berlusconi Political Ban At 2 Years

AP | COLLEEN BARRY | Posted 10.19.2013 | World

MILAN -- MILAN (AP) — A Milan appeals court on Saturday set Silvio Berlusconi's political ban in his tax fraud conviction at two years, setting the ...

"We Are All Whores": Beyond Berlusconi's Sex Trial

Flavio Rizzo | Posted 09.05.2013 | World
Flavio Rizzo

On June 24 former Italian Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi was sentenced to seven years in jail for having paid a minor for sex. The day after, in the heart of Rome, a pro-Berlusconi demonstration took place under the unsettling banner: "We Are All Whores."

Ruby: I Lied

AP | COLLEEN BARRY | Posted 07.24.2013 | World

MILAN — The woman who prosecutors allege had sex with Silvio Berlusconi while he was Italy's premier in exchange for money spent her second day ...

Berlusconi's Sex Trial Verdict Pushed Back

AP | COLLEEN BARRY | Posted 01.21.2013 | World

MILAN -- Judges hearing ex-Premier Silvio Berlusconi's sex-for-hire trial on Monday pushed back the verdict and the sentencing in the case until after...

Court: Berlusconi Paid Mafia For Protection

Reuters | Posted 06.24.2012 | World

ROME, April 24 (Reuters) - Former Italian prime minister Silvio Berlusconi paid large sums of money to the Sicilian Mafia to protect himself and his...

Berlusconi Makes Rare Appearance At Sex Trial

AP | Posted 06.20.2012 | World

MILAN — Silvio Berlusconi made a rare appearance at his trial Friday in Milan, taking a front-row seat to hear police officials called by prosec...

Italian Court Drops Charges Against Berlusconi

AP | COLLEEN BARRY | Posted 04.26.2012 | World

MILAN — Silvio Berlusconi's corruption trial ended Saturday with a court ruling that the statute of limitations had run out, handing the former ...

Will Berlusconi Go To Jail?

Reuters | Posted 04.16.2012 | World

MILAN, Feb 15 (Reuters) - Italian prosecutors on Wednesday asked a court to sentence former prime minister Silvio Berlusconi to five years in priso...

Italy's Berlusconi Faces Yet Another Trial

Reuters | Posted 04.08.2012 | World

MILAN, Feb 7 (Reuters) - Silvio Berlusconi is to stand trial next month on charges of revealing confidential information in a case related to a 2005...

George Clooney On Witness List For Berlusconi Trial

AP | Posted 01.23.2012 | World

Associated Press MILAN -- George Clooney and his ex-girlfriend Elisabetta Canalis are among more than 200 witnesses accepted Wednesday by a Milan c...

Court Throws Out Berlusconi Tax Fraud Case

AP | COLLEEN BARRY | Posted 12.18.2011 | World

MILAN — A Milan court on Tuesday refused to indict Italian Premier Silvio Berlusconi in a tax fraud case involving his Mediaset media company. ...

Italian Man Reportedly Recruited Women For Berlusconi

AP | ALESSANDRA RIZZO | Posted 11.16.2011 | World

ROME — An Italian businessman recruited more than 30 women to attend parties at Premier Silvio Berlusconi's homes, selecting them for their look...

Berlusconi Banking Scandal: Fifth Trial For Italy's PM?

AP | By ALESSANDRA RIZZO | Posted 11.15.2011 | World

By ALESSANDRA RIZZO, Associated Press ROME -- Already under fire for his handling of Italy's financial crisis and engulfed in a sex scandal, Italia...

Lawmakers Approve Bill That Could Save Italian PM From Legal Battle

AP | ALESSANDRA RIZZO | Posted 06.13.2011 | World

ROME — Italy's lower chamber of parliament approved legislation Wednesday that would cut the length of trials in Italy and effectively end an on...

Berlusconi Sex Trial Starts.. And Stops

Posted 06.06.2011 | World

COLLEEN BARRY, Associated Press MILAN -- The Moroccan teen at the center of the underage prostitution scandal enveloping Premier Silvio Berlusconi ...

Sex, Cash And Starlets: Inside Berlusconi's 'Rubygate'

Posted 06.05.2011 | World

ROME (Reuters) - In the dry wording of prosecution documents, sex parties at Italian Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi's palatial villa followed a ...

George Clooney Reacts To Being Called To Berlusconi's Defense In Prostitution Trial

tmz.com | 29 Minutes Ago by TMZ Staff   | Posted 05.29.2011 | Entertainment

George Clooney tells TMZ ...  he's perplexed that he's been subpoenaed to testify at the prostitution trial of the Prime Minister of Italy....

U.S. Film Star Called By Berlusconi's Defense As Witness

AP | ALESSANDRA RIZZO | Posted 05.29.2011 | World

ROME — Silvio Berlusconi's defense lawyers on Tuesday named George Clooney, the Italian foreign minister and a bevy of showgirls as witnesses at...

Berlusconi: 'I Am The Most Accused Man In The Universe'

AP | COLLEEN BARRY | Posted 05.28.2011 | World

MILAN — Italian Premier Silvio Berlusconi made a rare court appearance Monday, greetings throngs of supporters gathered outside the courthouse f...

'Ruby Heartbreaker,' Berlusconi's Alleged Teen Lover: 'I Want To Be Compensated'

AP | ALESSANDRA RIZZO and COLLEEN BARRY | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

ROME — The Moroccan teenager at the center of a prostitution scandal that has sent Italian Premier Silvio Berlusconi to trial says she has done ...

Berlusconi Wants To Stay Prime Minister To Avoid Trials, Says Rival

AP | By FRANCES D'EMILIO | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

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