Italy / 2006

Italian court frees journalist held after writing about serial murders

May 3, 2006 12:00 PM ET

New York, May 3, 2006—Mario Spezi, an Italian journalist whose new book raises questions about a serial murder investigation, was released from a prison in the central city of Perugia on Saturday, according to local and international press reports. An appeals court that day ordered that Spezi be released immediately,...

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Crime journalist's imprisonment raises alarm

April 19, 2006 12:00 PM ET

Your Excellency: The Committee to Protect Journalists, an independent, nonpartisan organization dedicated to defending the rights of journalists worldwide, is deeply concerned about the fate of Mario Spezi, a veteran crime journalist imprisoned in the central Italian city of Perugia.

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Attacks on the Press 2005: Europe & Central Asia Snapshots

February 16, 2006 11:33 AM ET

Attacks and developments throughout the region...

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