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The Ossigeno method adopted in Spain by Plataforma
Moreover, the two organizations will exchange articles and jointly organize meetings and conference

OSCE media freedom representative welcomes decision not to increase defamation penalty in Italy

Eight intimidations against journalists this week in Italy

Eight. So many where in Italy within the week 2 – 9 June  2016 the victims of violations of freedom of expression through threats and abuses of Law and judicial proceeding which names Ossigeno added to the Public table of the names of victims that includs journalists, bloggers and operators intimidated.
Since January 1, 2016 Ossigeno has uncovered 117 threats in Italy with 198 journalists involved which names have been includes in the Table.

More prison for libel. Two years to chief editor “Roma”
Pasquale Clemente, sued in 2010 by a senator, was sentenced on June 3 in Nola (Naples). Disproportionate sentence, say FNSI and Ossigeno

Threats in Italy

Naples. Bomb explodes in front of journalist’s house
According to Pasquale Napolitano (Retenews24) the episode could be connected to articles on the electoral campaign trail. The Police is investigating

Sardinia. Death threats to Casteddu online reporter
Jacopo Norfo has published an inquiry into the recruitment of public administrators in Cagliari made of relatives and friends of politicians of the SEL party. The director of the news outlet: “Assault on Freedom”

Calabria. Ndrangheta. New aggression for Klaus Davi
They launched a broom at him. The journalist and the LaC crew were in Filadelfia (Vibo Valentia province) to shed light on the disappearance of Santo Panzanella. Solidarity from ODG

Brindisi. She asks questions that annoy a candidate. Threatened on facebook
It happened to the journalist Francesca Cuomo of the Corriere del Mezzogiorno, as a result of an election broadcast. Presented charges to the DIGOS unit

Messina. Criticizes football club. Reporter insulted on facebook
The journalist Marco Capuano has been defined by the president of the club a “street corner vendor” that harms his city. Solidarity from the provincial section of the USSI

Calabria. Journalist publishes phone tap: insults on facebook
Claudio Cordova, editor of Il Dispaccio, has been targeted in the comments to a post by Giuseppe Agliano, former councilor of Reggio Calabria, announcing a legal action

Recall from L’Unità to reporter for two tweets. It goes to court
Massimo Franchi has sued the CEO who had sent him a disciplinary dispute for having exceeded the right to criticize

Defamation  and Lawsuit and legal action

Stop from public notice to law bill which raises prison sentences
The association which brings together the local authorities for the defense of legality seeks clarification on the Lo Moro text so as not to limit freedom of information



He threatened Borrometi. Boss sentenced
On May 26, 2016, the Judge for the preliminary investigation of the Court of Catania has indicted the boss Gianbattista Ventura for threats “made worse by mafia methods” against the journalist Paul Borrometi, chief editor of La Spia and collaborator of AGI news agency

Destroyed in Palermo the garden of a Mafia reporter
Stones and logs were launched in the home of Dina Lauricella. The journalist: “I do not know if it is connected to my work”. Five months ago they burned her car


Italy. April 2016. The most dangerous news by Ossigeno
This monthly review of acts of intimidation in Italy is produced by Ossigeno per l’Informazione for the European Center for Press and Media Freedom of Leipzig (ECPMF), with the support of the European Union

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