7 threats between 10 and 16 march, 2017
This week, Ossigeno has verified and made know 7 cases of intimidation against journalists and information operators.
Targeted because of their work: Luca Abete, videoperatori; Marco Travaglio, Antonio Padellaro; Raffaella Fanelli; Marilù Mastrogiovanni.
They are 5 men, 2 women. The methods of intimidation, according to the Ossigeno classification method, fall into the following types: Serious attack (3), Frivolous defamation lawsuit (1), 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 3158.
The first names were added in 2006. Since the beginning of 2017 were added to 73 names.
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