Defamation. Union of prison police officers files complaint against journalist Gramellini
The SINAPPE announced legal action against the journalist of La Stampa, who in his column “Buongiorno” has criticized the prison system
The National Autonomous Union of Prison Police (SINAPPE) announced of having filed a lawsuit against the deputy chief editor of La Stampa Massimo Gramellini, for an article published on his daily column “Buongiorno”, published on 19 February and entitled La Gabbia (The Cage). Gramellini commented on the heavy allegations that some prison officers had posted on Facebook after the news of the suicide of a lifer of Romanian nationality (“one less Romanian”, “I wonder what are the others waiting for to follow suit”).