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Spain's Princess Cristina moves closer to corruption trial
Spain's Princess Cristina moves closer to corruption trial

Days after her brother was proclaimed king, a Spanish judge upheld fraud and money-laundering charges against Princess Cristina on Wednesday, paving the way for a historic trial that could further damage the royal family's reputation. If convicted, Infanta Cristina could face 11 years behind bars. She and her husband, Iñaki Urdangarin, have been under investigation for years on suspicion of embezzling public money through charitable foundations they ran. Cristina testified before a judge on the Spanish island of Mallorca in February. On Wednesday, that same court formalized charges of money laundering and tax fraud against the princess and nine other counts against her...

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