Nicole Minetti, a member of Silvio Berlusconi’s party, will learn in October whether she will go to trial on charges of organizing prostitutes, including an underage woman, for the Italian prime minister. Minetti’s is just the latest chapter in scandals that have surrounded the 74-year-old Berlusconi, who was indicted in a prostitution probe last February, triggering protests across Italy.
Feb. 15, 2011 Nicole Minetti attends a meeting at the Lombardy regional headquarters in Milan in February. In October, a Milan court is to decide whether Minetti, a dental hygienist by training, should face trial on charges of organizing prostitutes, including an underage woman, for Berlusconi. Luca Bruno/AP Buy Photo