Alfredo Cospito, Anti-Terrorism Directorate requests revocation of 41 bis

The request together with the central police bodies in the hearing at the surveillance court in Rome

There National anti-mafia and anti-terrorism directorate
and the central police bodiesin today’s hearing before the supervisory court of Rome they asked for the revocation of 41 bis for Alfredo Cospito. This was announced by the anarchist’s defender, the lawyer Flavio Rossi Albertini. The judges reserved their decision.

The defense request

The defense of Alfredo Cospito turned to the court against the rejections by the Minister of Justice Carlo Nordio of two requests for early revocation of the special prison regime of 41 bis to which the anarchist is subjected.

In the complaint presented by Cospito’s defender, the lawyer Flavio Rossi Albertini, recalls that “the application prerequisite of the differentiated regime adopted” towards the anarchist “was expressly identified in the need to interrupt his communicative activity, in order to sanction the incitement recognized in its content” and that twice the Court of Review “excluded that the Cospito’s utterances are suitable for instigating, or that they represent indications suitable for directing the subjects present outside to determine specific actions criminal conduct, believing on the contrary that the same is substantiated in the manifestation of the political thought of its author”.