Five threats between 14 and 19 january, 2017
This week, Ossigeno has verified and made know 5 cases of intimidation against journalists and information operators.
Targeted because of their work: Corso Viola di Compalto, Virman Cusenza; Edoardo Bianchini; Elvira Terranova; Alessio Caspanello.
They are 4 men and 1 woman. The methods of intimidation, according to the Ossigeno classification method, fall into the following types: Frivolous defamation lawsuit (2), Threat through Facebook or other social network (1), Abuse of legal process (2).
With the addition of these latter cases the names of the victims of acts of intimidation and threats listed in the Ossigeno Table are 3096.
The first names were added in 2006. Since the beginning of 2017 were added to 11 names.
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