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Berlusconi slams judges for $260K-a-day divorce settlement

Last Updated: Thursday, January 10, 2013 - 14:33

Washington: Silvio Berlusconi has blamed "feminist, communist" judges for a USD 260,000-a-day divorce settlement with his former wife Veronica Lario.

The 76-year-old politician told the private La7 network on Tuesday that he would be appealing against the court`s settlement, CBS News reported.

It had been initially reported that the settlement amounted to USD 130,000-a-day but former Italian premier said the figure, with arrears, was double that.

He said: "These are three women judges, feminists and communists, OK? These are the Milan judges who have persecuted me since 1994."

Lario had filed for divorce in 2009, citing Berlusconi`s fondness for younger women.


First Published: Thursday, January 10, 2013 - 14:33
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