Silvio Berlusconi
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Berlusconi Milan trial opens then adjourns

The trial of Italian Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi has opened in Milan.

The 74-year-old Italian prime minister is charged with paying an under-age prostitute for sex and using his office to get the teenager released from police custody. He has denied all the allegations.

The hearing was adjourned after only a few minutes, until 31 May.

Duncan Kennedy reports from Milan

  • 06 Apr 2011
  • From the section Europe
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