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  1. News - World - ITALY

    Italian Senate to consider Berlusconi expulsion

    Posted Sep 09th 2013, 12:07pm

    ... for parliament, cannot apply in Berlusconi’s case because it was passed last year. Berlusconi’s lawyers have appealed to the European Court of Human Rights. They want the Senate committee to postpone ... in Berlusconi’s centre-right People of Freedom (PDL) party have threatened to pull out of prime minister Enrico Letta’s government if Berlusconi is stripped of his seat in the Senate. The process ...

  2. News - World - ITALY

    Italian court bars Silvio Berlusconi from parliament, polls for two years

    Posted Oct 20th 2013, 08:21am by AFP

    ... in that case and his lawyers have appealed to the European Court of Human Rights over the law, even though lawmakers from Berlusconi's own party had approved it. The supreme court on August ... said, adding that his planned appeal was "not time-wasting". There is concern that the ruling could re-stoke political tensions in Italy's uneasy right-left coalition that had ...

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    Ex-unionist tipped as Italy holds presidential poll

    Posted Apr 18th 2013, 07:00pm by Agence France-Presse in Rome

    ... Beppe Grillo, a former comedian who heads the anti-establishment Five Star Movement party, derided the choice as a “dodgy deal” between left and right. Grillo said his party’s candidate was Stefano Rodota, a widely respected 79-year-old academic who has long campaigned for civil rights. On Thursday, the Left Ecology Freedom party, which belongs to the centre-left bloc, said it would ...

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    Italian parties agree to back Marini for president

    Posted Apr 19th 2013, 12:00am by AFP

    ... preferring Stefano Rodota, a widely respected 79-year-old human rights advocate. None of the candidates managed to win the necessary two-thirds support in the first round of voting, after leftist ... Beppe Grillo, an ex-comedian who heads the anti-establishment Five Star Movement party, derided the choice as a "dodgy deal" between left and right. Grillo said his party's ...

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    Italian president Napolitano hits out at Berlusconi and threat by lawmakers to resign

    Posted Sep 27th 2013, 12:00am by AFP

    ... want to do- their political and human empathy for the PdL president without putting at risk the functioning of the two houses of parliament," he said. He dismissed as "absurd" ... acclamation". However Constitutional Reform Minister Gaetano Quagliariello, a Forza Italia moderate, said the centre-right had no joint commitment to stand down. "We didn't vote for any ...



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