Ex-Berlusconi minister arrested in Mafia probe

FILE - In this May 4, 2010 file photo, Claudio Scajola attends a press conference in Rome. A three-time former minister in Silvio Berlusconi’s center-right governments was arrested Thursday, May 8, 2014 in a luxury Rome hotel for allegedly helping a southern Italian businessman and political ally convicted of Mafia collusion flee abroad. Claudio Scajola was among six suspects accused of having helped Amedeo Matacena to flee to Dubai, evading a five-year jail sentence, and also of trying to organ





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