Judge opens way to trial for Spain`s Princess Cristina

A Spanish judge ruled Wednesday that King Felipe VI`s sister, Princess Cristina, and her husband must face fraud charges, opening the way to an unprecedented criminal trial.

AFP| Updated: Jun 25, 2014, 13:14 PM IST

Madrid: A Spanish judge ruled Wednesday that King Felipe VI`s sister, Princess Cristina, and her husband must face fraud charges, opening the way to an unprecedented criminal trial.
Cristina is accused of complicity in the allegedly dodgy business dealings of her husband, former Olympic handball player Inaki Urdangarin.

The judge`s ruling is open to appeal.