Silvio faces fraud trial

Vivarelli, Nick
July 2006
Daily Variety;7/10/2006, Vol. 292 Issue 4, p5
Trade Publication
The article reports that a court in Milan, Italy has indicted Silvio Berlusconi on charges of fraudulent bookkeeping and other financial wrongdoing involving Hollywood rights deals and an alleged slush fund at the former prime minister's Mediaset Web site. The case stems from a four-year investigation into multimillion-dollar movie and television rights deals with several major American film production companies.


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