October 10, 2017
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Italy – The trial against eco-anarchist comrades Billy, Costa and Silvia

A few days ago the Court of Cassation held a session in Turin concerning the Italian State’s case against Billy, Costa and Silvia. The Cassation confirmed the principle of “impossibility to proceed due to jurisdictional flaw”, as already decided during … Continue reading

March 7, 2017
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Italy – Updates on the appeal trial against anarchist comrades Silvia Guerini, Luca Billy Bernasconi and Costantino Ragusa

 Turin, 15th February 2017 The appeal trial against Silvia, Billy and Costa took place this morning. In the grounds for the first-grade sentence the inadmissibility to carry on the proceedings owing to a fault in the jurisdiction had been pointed … Continue reading

February 14, 2017
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Italy – A date for the appeal trial against anarchist comrades Silvia Guerini, Costantino Ragusa and Luca Billy Bernasconi has been set

The Turin court of appeal has set a hearing for the appeal submitted by prosecutor Arnaldi di Balme on 15th February. In the first grade trial last March a sentence of inadmissibility of the case was pronounced, according to a … Continue reading

April 25, 2016
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Italy – SOLIDARITY AND COMPLICITY: notes on Silvia’s, Billy’s and Costa’s attempted attack on IBM in Switzerland and on the trial in Italy

Book, 72 pages, 5 euros INTRODUCTION In the numerous solidarity initiatives organized in the last months in many places all over Italy, we felt there was a want for a paper that collected some writings in solidarity, our declarations to … Continue reading

March 27, 2016
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Turin, Italy – Sentence for the [attempted] trial against eco-anarchists Silvia, Billy and Costa

SENTENCE FOR BILLY, SILVIA, COSTA TRIAL This morning 23 of March 2016  the reading of the sentence for Silvia, Billy and Costa took place at the Court of Turin. The comrades had already been convicted in Switzerland for possession, transportation … Continue reading

February 2, 2016
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TRIAL OF BILLY, SILVIA AND COSTA UPDATE – ITALY

In Spanish instintosalvaje. On January 13, the first hearing of the proceedings against Billy, Silvia and Costa accused of possessing, transporting and receiving stolen explosives and for attempting to sabotage the IBM international nanotechnology research centre in Zurich was held … Continue reading

July 27, 2015
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Turin, Italy – Anarchist comrades Silvia Guerini, Costantino Ragusa and Luca ‘Billy’ Bernasconi on trial again

29th July 2015 – [In April 2015] the Prosecutor in Turin started an investigation for attack with terrorist purposes and acquisition and transport of explosive material against Silvia Guerini, Costantino Ragusa and Billy Bernasconi. The investigation was carried out by … Continue reading

July 21, 2015
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The preliminary hearing of the trial against Billy, Costa and Silvia took place on 11th June.

We receive and transmit: The preliminary hearing of the trial against Billy, Costa and Silvia took place on 11th June. The comrades are accused of intending to attack an IBM research centre in Zurich with explosives. The hearing has been … Continue reading

June 9, 2015
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Turin, Italy -11th June 2015: preliminary hearing of the trial against anarchist Silvia Guerini, Luca ‘Billy’ Bernasconi and Costantino Ragusa, and meeting.

From :croceneranarchica Translated by act for freedom now ! Poster reads: IN DEFENSE OF THE EARTH  11th June will be a day of international solidarity with Marius Mason and all long term anarchist prisoners, another occasion for dedicating them our … Continue reading

May 11, 2015
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UPDATE ON THE TRIAL AGAINST THE ANARCHIST BILLY, COSTA AND SILVIA – ITALY

silviabillycostaliberi. Translated by Actforfree The preliminary hearing where Billy, Costa and Silvia are accused of allegedly intending to attack the IBM research centre in Zurich with explosives was held on April 23 in the court of Turin.  The hearing was … Continue reading

February 23, 2015
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Genoa, Italy – Benefit concert for anarchist comrades Billy, Costa and Silvia

via:.informa-azione.info Translated by act for freedom now Three comrades were arrested in April 2010 and subsequently sentenced to years in prison and other restrictions in relation to an attempted explosive attack on the IBM nanotechnology research center of Zurich, Switzerland. … Continue reading

February 21, 2015
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Italy: Billy, Silvia and Costa are on trial again soon: let’s relaunch the struggle against nocivity

From informa-azione.info Translated by act for freedom now THE TRIAL OF BILLY SILVIA AND COSTA IS APPROACHING: LET’S RELAUNCH THE STRUGGLE AGAINST NOCIVITY Five years have passed since we were arrested in Switzerland when police at a checkpoint on the … Continue reading

November 5, 2014
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For the second time Italy incriminates Silvia, Costa and Billy following the Swiss facts [of April 2010]

From:resistenzealnanomondo. Translated by act for freedom now In a previous update we said that our case had been definitely closed in Switzerland, where the string of appeals brought about by man-oeuvres of Italian and Swiss security forces had come to … Continue reading

February 15, 2014
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Switzerland – Italy – Update on the trial against Costa, Silvia and Billy

From informa-azione.info Translated by act for freedom now We receive and transmit: http://actforfree.nostate.net/?s=Costa%2C+Silvia+and+Billy Hi everybody, as ‘news’ on our case came out in December, we are giving here an some update. Our lawyers had presented appeal against the sentence issued … Continue reading

July 29, 2011
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Trento, Italy – Vodafone antenna destroyed by fire in solidarity with Billy Costa and Silvia and the struggle against the TAV

culmine – Source: local press 28/07/2011 – A tongue of flame hundreds of feet high. So, on the night between Sunday and Monday, fire destroyed the Vodafone antenna on via Fersina, within walking distance of Dolomiti Energia and some houses. … Continue reading

July 28, 2011
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From house arrest in Santiago, Chile – Mónika Caballero in solidarity with the comrades of the C.C.F and with Billy, Silvia and Costa

From house arrest in Santiago, Chile – Mónika Caballero in solidarity with the comrades of the CCF and with Billy, Silvia and Costa from:   culmine translate by SYSIPHUS/actforfreedomnow!28/07/2011 In anticipation of the start of the political-judicial-thriller media spectacle known as “caso … Continue reading

July 28, 2011
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Zurich, Switzerland – attacks in solidarity with Silvia, Billy and Costa, sentenced to 3.8, 3.4 and 3.2 years in prison

informa-azione via: http://sysiphus-angrynewsfromaroundtheworld.blogspot.com/2011/07/zurich-switzerland-attacks-in.html 26/07/2011 – indymedia.ch The trial against Sylvia, Billy Costa who were sentenced yesterday to 3.8, 3.4 and 3.2 years in prison was held in Bellinzona on 19 – 22 July. To them our solidarity: our struggles certainly … Continue reading

July 28, 2011
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Lugano, Switzerland – On the trial of Billy Costa and Silvia and the week of action

informa-azione via:Posted by sysiphus  27/07/2011 – “The 3 were sentenced to 3 years and 6 months, 3 years and 8 months and 3 years and 4 months, exceeding the demands of the prosecutor. The judge accepted the argument maintaining all … Continue reading