February 18, 2011

Italy's Silvio Berlusconi faces New Scandal

Italian prosecutors are investigating claims that Italy Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi paid a 17 year old girl for sex and abused the powers of his office by trying to cover up the liaison.  The prime minister is accused of attempting to conceal encounters between himself and a then underage Moroccan dancer known by the stage name Ruby Heartbreak.  The prime minister’s lawyers quickly denied the allegations.  While the age of sexual consent in Italy is […]