Italy's top appeals court this week rejected a request by Berlusconi to move his trials out of Milan, where he argued he could not get a fair trial as judges were biased against him
. Berlusconi, head of the centre-right People of Freedom party (PDL), is not a member of the coalition administration headed by Prime Minister Enrico Letta but he has the power to bring the government down in parliament.
Modi had filed the petition for the recusal of Arun Jaitley and interim IPL chairman Chirayu Amin from the disciplinary committee on the grounds that they were biased against him
. BCCI president Shashank Manohar had earlier excused himself on a similar recusal request from Modi who said they could be biased against him
At a news conference yesterday in Essex, he said the format had been biased against him
and demanded a second chance to appear.
However,after the trial, a juror wrote to Mirza's barrister alleging members of the jury had been biased against him
TYRANT General Pinochet should be freed because a judge might be biased against him
, the Lords heard yesterday.