Arrest requested for centre-left MP Genovese
Lawmaker suspected of fraud related to training contracts19 March, 11:45
The Lower House will now have to decide whether to approve the arrest of one of its members.
The judge also put four people, including three who work with Genovese, under house arrest.
The MP, the former mayor of Messina, is suspected of illegally profiting from contracts for the public financing of training programmes.
He could face charges that include criminal association, money laundering, embezzlement and fraud.