Berlusconi has the right to appeal the ruling two more times before a definite sentence
, and he will not have to serve any time in jail until his final appeal is heard.
The Judiciary continues to say that Ashtiani's sentence has not been finalized, noting that "some more time and investigation is required to arrive at a definite sentence
Mohseni Ejeie said that Mohammadi-Ashtiani still faces both the murder and the adultery charges but "some more time and investigation is required to arrive at a definite sentence
He said: "One thing that particularly got to Beverley was that the judge never gave him a definite sentence
and you and I know that is now due to come to an end.
LAST year Ian Huntley, who was serving life imprisonment for the rape and murder of the Soham schoolgirls, asked the Court of Appeal for a definite sentence