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Downfall? Sex, scandal and sleaze catch up with Berlusconi

Friday, October 04, 2013 - 02:31

Oct. 4 - Former Italian prime minister Silvio Berlusconi faces expulsion from parliament. We look back at a career dogged by sex, scandal and sleaze.

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Rebelled against by his own policy and now facing expulsion components. But colorful career of former Italian prime minister Silvio Berlusconi finally seems to be coming to an end. It was -- conviction for tax for the -- to this -- but of course I wasn't exactly his first brush with scandal. Is a look back some of below reliance. 61. It was -- the holes do you real name from -- film removed from Kraft the biggest headlines -- -- -- and he was accused of -- six when she was underage. Of Rudy was just the latest in a long list of women lead to Sylvia. No -- -- it's via the teenager who told -- that you two had done Dario this -- and actress who was among the first to say she was paid for six. Paul from a terror the showed bill on this Italian candidate group Fortis and MVPs. And all and all. At one point Italian prosecutor said Berlusconi paid 33 women for -- over two months. Those Sylvia modestly says he wouldn't have the stamina to such -- No wonder the -- the -- his wife of twenty years Veronica Larry finally saw fit to divorce and in 2010. She might have to remember that their relationships offices in the Fed wants to PO was still married to his first wife. It's not just sex book. Berlusconi also struggles not to offend that was the time he says the German member of the European Parliament was well suited to playing in the loss of prison camp taught in the movie. All the time Kent German Chancellor Angela Merkel waste and what he made a phone call. All the time he complimented Barack Obama on his fortieth hands. Then there was a time to cool Mussolini and could lead to a -- reports today. All the time he's told Italians made homeless by the earthquake that they should see it -- attempting politics. But critics say -- as many conflicts of interest of the biggest problem. Berlusconi owns -- told independent TV stations and when prime minister exerted huge influence over public won't cost the -- -- No surprise that reporters without what was going to -- him -- -- seventh in the world for pressing reason. The bubble Berlusconi has repeatedly called to statutes to put himself feel for each of the colts. In most countries any one of these charges would be enough to end the political career loans -- But Silvio Berlusconi is once stalked by a scandal to. He may feel the ropes now but don't ever grew up to come back. -- -- -- --

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Downfall? Sex, scandal and sleaze catch up with Berlusconi

Friday, October 04, 2013 - 02:31

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