Italian court acquits Berlusconi in sex case

An Italian appeals court on Friday acquitted former Premier Silvio Berlusconi in a sex-for-hire case, reversing a lower court conviction that had carried a seven-year prison sentence and a lifetime ban on holding political office.

Berlusconi`s under-age sex appeal trial opens

Silvio Berlusconi`s appeal trial against a conviction for paying for sex with an underage prostitute opened Friday without the former premier, who was doing community service for a separate tax fraud conviction.

Silvio Berlusconi slams sex trial verdict, insists innocent

Former PM Silvio Berlusconi hit out at his conviction by a Milan court for paying for sex with an underage prostitute and abuse of office, insisting he was "utterly innocent" and accusing the judges of persecution.

Silvio Berlusconi convicted in sex-for-hire trial

Milan court convicted former Italian Premier Silvio Berlusconi of paying for sex with an under-age prostitute during infamous "bunga bunga" parties at his villa and then using influence to cover it up.

Moroccan-born exotic dancer set to testify in Berlusconi’s `Bunga Bunga` case

The Moroccan-born exotic dancer at the centre of a sex trial against Silvio Berlusconi is expected to testify for the first time in court on Monday.

Berlusconi’s sex trial delayed as ‘Bunga Bunga’ girl goes missing

Italian police has ordered to launch a search operation for the erotic dancer at the centre of former Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi’s sex scandal trial after she failed to turn up for a hearing in court on Monday.

Berlusconi`s defence challenges venue in sex trial

Berlusconi`s defence fought to get his
trial moved out of criminal courts.

Berlusconi calls sex trial girl an ‘over imaginative liar’

Italy`s Prime Minister said "Ruby the Heart Stealer” was a "mythomaniac".

Berlusconi sex trial adjourned in Milan

The judges handling the Berlusconi sex trial today adjourned the trial to May 31.

Berlusconi sex trial could end leader`s career

Parliament has challenged a Milan court`s decision of Italy PM`s trial.

George Clooney named witness in Berlusconi sex trial

George Clooney could testify in Italian Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi`s upcoming trial on charges of paying an underage prostitute for sex.

George Clooney a witness in Berlusconi sex trial?

Berlusconi`s lawyers Tuesday named Clooney on a list of 78 witnesses.

Italian PM Berlusconi to stand trial on sex charges

Berlusconi has called the accusations "groundless" and dismissed the case as a "farce."

Silvio Berlusconi threatens ‘total war’ over sex trial

Silvio Berlusconi has threatened to launch a ‘constitutional war’ against the country’s judiciary.

Sex trial aims to discredit my govt: Berlusconi

The Italian PM blasted the trial saying it was aimed to topple his govt.