Key EU corruption suspect makes deal to earn leniency


              Laurent Kennes, lawyer for former member of the European Parliament Pier Antonio Panzeri, speaks with the media prior to a court hearing regarding detention at the Palais de Justice in Brussels, Tuesday, Jan. 17, 2023. (AP Photo/Olivier Matthys)
            
              Laurent Kennes, lawyer for former member of the European Parliament Pier Antonio Panzeri, arrives for a court hearing regarding detention at the Palais de Justice in Brussels, Tuesday, Jan. 17, 2023. (AP Photo/Olivier Matthys)
            
              Laurent Kennes, lawyer for former member of the European Parliament Pier Antonio Panzeri, speaks with the media prior to a court hearing regarding detention at the Palais de Justice in Brussels, Tuesday, Jan. 17, 2023. (AP Photo/Olivier Matthys)
            
              Laurent Kennes, lawyer for former member of the European Parliament Pier Antonio Panzeri, speaks with the media prior to a court hearing regarding detention at the Palais de Justice in Brussels, Tuesday, Jan. 17, 2023. (AP Photo/Olivier Matthys)
Key EU corruption suspect makes deal to earn leniency