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Italian Premier Silvio Berlusconi attends a press conference to outline the new austerity measures
Wednesday, Feb. 09, 2011

Open quoteI think Berlusconi is in a position to move beyond the Ruby scandal media-wise, but I'm not sure if he can move beyond it in the courts.Close quote

  • an Italian parliamentarian who broke with Prime Minister Berlusconi's coalition in July; prosecutors want to bring the PM to trial for alleged sex-related offenses
Photo: Riccardo De Luca / AP | Source: New York Times