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Is caring for the elderly a punishment?

Silvio Berlusconi is sentenced to work with elderly people. If working with older people is a punishment I must have done something really wrong.

One has to question the message this sentence gives to those working in care, those thinking about working in care and those going into care. 100 more words

Silvio Berlusconi promises to 'give your Nonna a good seeing to'

Italian homes for the elderly will soon be visited by the ‘creosote crooner’, otherwise known as ‘Ol’ Gropey’ by his adoring under-age fans and tax accountants. 264 more words

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Blood moon

Berlusconi sentenced to community service: the Italian Justice system bungas it.

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Berlusconi to spend one year helping the elderly, doing community service in lieu of prison

MILAN, Italy — Former Italian Premier Silvio Berlusconi was ordered Tuesday to spend four hours a week helping the elderly to repay society for his tax fraud conviction, a sentence that imposes few restrictions on his campaigning in the upcoming European elections. 517 more words


“That’s cruel.”

David Barnes

From: Soapdish – 1991

That’s it: after being convicted for tax fraud (something irrelevant especially if done by someone who has repeatedly governed a Country during the last 20 years), expelled from the Italian Senate, banned from taking public office (such an unimportant question, seen that almost everybody, included the youngest Prime Minister ever who  resembles him a bit more every day and received him yesterday in Palazzo Chigi – the official residence of the Prime Minister of the Italian Republic – is doing everything possible to assure him the “right” to campaign as nothing happened) and (self)deprived of his Knight of Labour title, MrB(erlusconi) will serve his sentence doing community service in a home for the elderly in Cesano Boscone (a small town just outside Milan): 4 hours a week for about ten months (nonetheless).

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Silvio Berlusconi Jail Sentence Commuted To Community Service In Old Age Home

ROME – Silvio Berlusconi has been ordered by a Milan court to spend a year doing community service instead of serving a one-year prison sentence following his conviction last year for tax fraud in a case pertaining to Hollywood movie deals done by his Mediaset TV empire. 236 more words


Italy ex-PM Berlusconi to do community service - court

Silvio Berlusconi has been fighting court battles for years
Former Italian Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi must perform a year’s community service in a home for the elderly, a Milan court has ruled. 14 more words