Berlusconi unrepentant after ruling

In this picture grabbed on images broadcast by Mediaset/RaiNews24 former Italian prime minister Silvio Berlusconi speaks on August 2, 2013 in Rome. Italy's ex-leader Silvio Berlusconi has lost his final appeal against a tax fraud sentence in a ruling that jolted the political establishment on August 2, 2013 but left the government in place for now. The country's highest court on Thursday handed the billionaire tycoon his first ever definitive conviction in a 20-year political career that has been dogged by legal woes and sex scandals.
In this picture grabbed on images broadcast by Mediaset/RaiNews24 former Italian prime minister Silvio Berlusconi speaks on August 2, 2013 in Rome. Italy's ex-leader Silvio Berlusconi has lost his final appeal against a tax fraud sentence in a ruling that jolted the political establishment on August 2, 2013 but left the government in place for now. The country's highest court on Thursday handed the billionaire tycoon his first ever definitive conviction in a 20-year political career that has been dogged by legal woes and sex scandals.

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