Italian Official Implicated in Parmalat Scandal
The judges asked the Italian Parliament to waive the customary right to immunity for the minister, Gianni Alemanno. He stands accused of accepting €85,000 from Parmalat's former chief, Calisto Tanzi, in exchange for political favors.
Tanzi and 15 other Parmalat executives are currently on trial in Milan. They are charged with fraudulent accounting and market rigging....
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