Latest News Wires Why Spain's Princess Cristina is being tried for fraud

Princess Cristina's husband is suspected of embezzling about $7.4 million in funds. Princess Cristina co-owned a real estate and consulting firm with her husband.

By , Associated Press

A Spanish judge on Monday ordered the king's sister, Princess Cristina, to be tried along with her husband on charges of tax fraud — making her the first member of the country's royal family to face charges in court since the royalty was restored in 1975.