The new hospitalization of former Italian Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi forced Postpone the final hearing of the trial in which you are accused of corruption The court is suspected of bribing witnesses to participate in parties.
The Siena Court (Northern) today welcomed the final hearing as part of the “Ruby Ter” procedure, which was designed to investigate If the tycoon bought the witness’s silence This way they will not testify against him in a trial conducted by a controversial party ten years ago.
In this trial, Berlusconi and Danilo Mariani, the pianist in his mansion in North Arcore, were charged.Politician accused Induce him to lie about what happened at the party Along with the women, many were accused in another part of the trial in Milan (north).
The procuratorate has requested Berlusconi imprisoned for four years and two months. However, according to local media, at the request of conservative politicians’ lawyers, today’s hearing awaiting verdict in Siena has been postponed.
Defenders claim that the 84-year-old politician is “Prevention” to participate in the judgment After being sent to the San Rafael Hospital in Milan for a series of medical examinations.
However, they assured him that he intends to appear in court as soon as his health permits. The new hearing will be held on April 15.
This Thursday is The fifth delay of the sentence, Because the politician has been alleging health problems: in October and November due to the coronavirus and recurrence, as well as clinical control in January last year and today.
This situation also affected the Milan trial, which 28 others chargedMany of them are women in the party to keep silent.
All these processes originated from Ruby Case, in which he was accused of Child prostitution and abuse of power, having sex with Moroccan girls in 2010 Karima el Mahroug (also known as Ruby) was eventually acquitted when he was a minor.
On March 27th, Berlusconi, who was the leader of Forza Italia at the time, assured that he had “an absolute record in Italy and the world.” Lawsuit against him, Through 86 procedures, an increase of 3,672 hearings in the past ten years.
“I won’t say how much this all cost me, The sum of 105 lawyers and 30 consultants I have to hireBecause it will cause too many impressions,” he declared on social networks.