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Former Rome mayor acquitted of tax fraud

An Italian judge on Friday acquitted former Rome mayor Ignazio Marino in a tax fraud case which could have seen him handed a three-year jail term. Marino risked jail on charges of false expense claims totalling 12,000 euros ($14,000) and 6,000 euros of tax fraud. Judge Pierluigi Balestrieri cited a "lack of proof" over the allegations as he acquitted Marino, a member of Prime Minister Matteo Renzi's centre left Democratic Party.
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