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Iñaki Urdangarin, husband of Spanish princess Cristina, sister of Spain's King Felipe VI, leaves the court in Palma de Mallorca, the Balearic Islands, Spain, Feb. 23, 2017. EFE-EPA FILE/ATIENZA

Spain's Supreme Court on Tuesday upheld a lower court's conviction of the husband of Princess Cristina for fraud and tax evasion, though it acquitted him of forgery and reduced his prison sentence by five months.

Transparency Int'l chief: "Corruption is like tango. You need two to dance.

 03/16/2018 - 05:41
La presidenta deTransparency International, Delia Ferreira, en un debate titulado "Rompiendo el ciclo de la corrupción" durante el Foro Económico Mundial para América Latina,  que tiene lugar en Sao Paulo esta semana. EPA-EFE/ Sebastiao Moreira

Corruption has permeated Latin America for many years, but the region's countries have the opportunity to "advance" and put an end to "impunity," the president of Transparency International, Delia Ferreira, said at the World Economic Forum on Latin America in Sao Paulo.

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Venezuela Ex-Prosecutor says she has evidence linking Maduro to Odebrecht case

 08/24/2017 - 03:57
Former Venezuelan Attorney General Luisa Ortega participates in a meeting of Mercosur trade bloc attorneys general in Brasilia, Brazil, on Aug. 23, 2017. EFE/Joedson Alves

Former attorney general Luisa Ortega, who fled her homeland this month after being accused of treason by Venezuela's leftist government, said Wednesday she had evidence implicating President Nicolas Maduro and other top officials in a massive bribery scandal orchestrated by Brazilian construction giant Odebrecht.

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