Mafia. Emilia-Romagna. Aser and order of journalists plaintiffs in the ‘Aemilia’ Trial
The decision in defense of journalists Sabrina Pignedoli and Gabriele Franzini, victim of mafia style intimidation
BOLOGNA, 27 October – The Order of Journalists of Emilia-Romagna and the Regional Association of the press will ask to bring a civil action in the ‘Aemilia’ trial in defense of the colleagues Sabrina Pignedoli and Gabriele Franzini, victims of serious acts of mafia-style intimidation while performing their professional duties.”
The president of the regional Order Antonio Farnè and the president of ASER, Serena Bersani, have hired the lawyer Valerio Vartolo: “It is a decision taken without hesitation, with the sole purpose of expressing solidarity with two colleagues who have shown courage and a deep sense of responsibility”, they wrote in a note.