Prostitution Scandal

  • Silvio Berlusconi convicted in sex-for-hire case 24-06-2013 09:46 PM

    Milan: A Milan court on Monday convicted former Italian Premier Silvio Berlusconi of paying for sex with an underage prostitute during infamous "bunga bunga" parties at his villa and then using his influence to try to cover it up. Berlusconi, 76, was sentenced to seven years in prison and barred...
  • Berlusconi calls for new immunity law 19-02-2011 09:23 AM

    Rome: Italy's beleaguered Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi, facing trial for having sex with a teenaged prostitute, has called for an overhaul in the judicial system and said political leaders should be free from prosecution. Arguing that he has been targeted by the "socialist judges" for political motives, the prime minister...
  • Berlusconi to face trial over sex charges 16-02-2011 10:04 AM

    Italian Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi has denied the charges saying they are politically motivated. ...
  • Three female judges to decide Berlusconi's fate 16-02-2011 07:50 AM

    Milan: An Italian judge has ordered Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi to stand trial in April on a charge that he paid an underage girl for sex, though there seemed no immediate risk the scandal would force him from office. Following weeks of scandal that have shaken his struggling centre-right government,...