Judge rejects former Venice mayor plea bargain

(AGI) Venice, June 28 - The preliminary hearing judge of Venicehas rejected a plea agreement between the prosecutor and thecity's former mayor, Giorgio Orsoni, who has been charged withillegal financing in the Moses flood barrier inquiry. Orsonihad agreed to a sentence of 4 months and a 15,000 euro fine,but according to the judge the sentence is too low for theseriousness of the case. . .

(AGI) Venice, June 28 - The preliminary hearing judge of Venicehas rejected a plea agreement between the prosecutor and thecity's former mayor, Giorgio Orsoni, who has been charged withillegal financing in the Moses flood barrier inquiry. Orsonihad agreed to a sentence of 4 months and a 15,000 euro fine,but according to the judge the sentence is too low for theseriousness of the case. . .