The court of Catania asks for 3 years and 4 months in prison for Feltri: “Rather I shoot myself”

Editorial staff 29 September 2021 09:18

Share ‘Rather than go to jail, I shoot myself in the head.’ ‘ The director in charge of Libero Vittorio Feltri said this to Radio Radio microphones, speaking of the request of the Catania court for 3 years and 4 months in prison, as well as a 5 thousand euro fine, for the title “ Hot potato ” referring to troubles of Virginia Raggi in 2017. The final stage of the legal action brought by Raggi will take place on October 5 in Catania with the last hearing and the subsequent council chamber for the sentence. Feltri, a long-time journalist, hopes for a recent ruling by the Constitutional Court (number 150 of July 2021) which effectively declares article 13 of the press law, number 47 of 1948, to be illegitimate. this rule, which provides for the ” penalty of imprisonment from one to six years and that of a fine ” in the case of defamation committed in the press.

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