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Princess Scandal Shakes Spain's Support For Its Monarchy

NPR | Feb. 8, 2014 9:05 a.m.

A Spanish princess will appear in court Saturday to face charges of tax fraud and money-laundering. It’s the first time a Spanish royal has ever been tried in a criminal case. From Madrid, reporter Lauren Frayer talks to NPR’s Scott Simon about the latest in a series of scandals that have sent the royal family’s approval rating to an all-time low.

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