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Bad News | Thursday October 13

Twenty-six intimidations against journalists this week in Italy

Twenty-six. So many where in Italy within the week 7 – 13 October 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 190 threats in Italy with 346 journalists involved which names have been includes in the Table.

Mafia. Senator D’Alì sends warning: Giacalone’s articles away from news stands and the web
The MP called for the withdrawal of the latest issue of the magazine “S” and the deletion of an article from the website Alqamah believing his reputation to be injured by them

Regional councilor of the 5 Stars movement threatens journalists on facebook
Sets Facebook debate against information operators on fire by defining them “scribblers”. National Order and Roman Press react. Enzo Iacopino will appeal to the Prosecutor

Threats in Italy

Fraud on provisions for earthquake victims. Attacked an envoy of tv show “Le Iene”
Marco Maisano had gone to Frasso Telesino (in the province of Benevento) to interview the president of the company that sent bulletins with the request for aid. Charges were pressed

Cagliari. Reporters closed inside fence to follow landing of migrants
Protests from the Order of Journalists of Sardinia, which expresses concern for the provisions set in by the Prefecture. Ten media workers from different agencies and newspapers involved

Web. Grillo attacks Federica Angeli and launches campaign #chiediscusa (#sayyouaresorry)
The reporter of La Repubblica criticized the M5S on Twitter after the discovery of an alleged bomb. The journalist lodged a complaint for incitement of hatred

Defamation and Lawsuit and legal action

Three reporter sued by former Trapani prosecutor. Case closed
Gianfranco Criscenti, Rino Giacalone and Gaetano Liotta reported the indictment for the Rostagno trial. Accused of defamation also two substitute prosecutors


Salernitana football club denies accreditation to two reporters. Then backtracks
They are Marcello Festa (TV Oggi Salerno) and Eugenio Marotta (Il Mattino). Situation was resolved after a meeting between ODG Campania, regional USSI and club President

Other News

Calabria. Aggression against Klaus Davi: two notices of conclusion of investigations
The notices came from the Prosecutor of Vibo Valentia. The decisions are relative to an incident from July 2016. The FNSI: ready to be plaintiffs in any trial


Ossigeno Half Year Report : 221 threats from January to June

Italy. The most dangerous news by Ossigeno. August 2016
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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