Nello Rega. After more than three years, still accused of crime simulation
For an assault on his car for which he filed a complaint in 2011. The journalist of Televideo says: “I hope that the judges will find a conclusion soon”. The next hearing will be in April
The court case that since 2011 has seen Mr NelloRega, journalist for Rai Televideo, first under investigation and then prosecuted for crime simulation is not over yet. Rega was indicted in 2013. Since then there have been two court hearings in Potenza: the first in 2013 and the second in October. The next hearing is scheduled for April 2015.
The journalist had reported gunshots against his car, on which he was traveling alone in the night of January 7th, 2011, while driving along the Via Basentana towards Potenza (capital city of the Basilicata region). Rega has always maintained his version of the facts and is confident that the judgment will recognize his good faith.