Silvio Berlusconi Says He's Not Finished, Despite String Of Setbacks

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October 31, 2013 AT 5:03 PM
Italian media tycoon Silvio Berlusconi said it is too early to count him out of the political game, saying the effort to kick him out of parliament was based on a lie and expressing confidence he would prevail in the end. The 77-year-old billionaire has faced a withering series of personal, political, and legal setbacks in recent months: the Supreme Court held up his lower court conviction for false accounting and tax evasion, prompting parliament to vote on whether to strip him of his senate seat.