March 18, 2019
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Italy : Anarchist comrade Gioacchino Somma’s final declaration to the court of the trial of ”Scripta Manent” in Turin

Today, two years since the beginning of this trial in which I am accused along with the others, my anarchist comrades, brothers and sisters, and after letting this public prosecutor with an unsurprisingly sick imagination talk, I reiterate all the … Continue reading

January 28, 2019
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Italy : NEW SOLIDARITY CARD FOR ”SCRIPTA MANENT”

There has been a change in the postepay card number for paying money in support of the comrades on trial for operation ”Scripta Manent”: 5333 1710 7777 2446 Those who prefer to make a bank transfer can contact us through … Continue reading

August 8, 2018
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Volano, Italy : Repeater burnt, writings in solidarity with the anarchists of Operation ”Scripta Manent”

We learn from the local media that in the first light of dawn on Saturday 4 August an incendiary attack destroyed the Wind and Vodafone repeater near the railway underpass of Volano in Trentino. The fire spread throughout the pylon … Continue reading

July 27, 2018
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Italy: Appeal for financial solidarity to the comrades in Operation ”Scripta Manent”

Appeal for financial solidarity to the comrades in Operation Scripta Manent (Italy) About a year since its inception, the Scripta Manent process will resume in September. The hearings were scheduled weekly until November 22. Given the pace of court appointments, … Continue reading

June 8, 2018
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Italy – ”Scripta Manent” trial: solidarity presence in court 14/06

Anyone who forgets the prisoners of the social war has forgotten the war itself! (Paris, 2016) The State is striking anarchists and revolutionaries and will continue to do so for as long as they are worthy of their name. The … Continue reading

April 16, 2018
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en/it/ Italy: Update on anarchist comrades (arrested in September 2016 in the framework of operation ”Scripta Manent”

The anarchist comrade Anna Beniamino (arrested in September 2016 in the framework of operation Scripta Manent, currently detained in Rebibbia prison, Rome) has informed us (2 April 2018) that “the inevitable loudly comments”, made during the ongoing trial for the … Continue reading

January 29, 2018
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Italy – Hearings of the ”Scripta Manent” trail

The next hearings of the ”Scripta Manent” trial will be held in the bunker courtroom of the prison in Turin on January 24, 25,  31, February 1 ,7,8,  22 March 1-7-8-15-22-28 April 12-18-19 May 2-3-9-10-17-23-24-30-31 June 6-7-14-15-20-21 July 4-5-11-12-18-19-25-26 The … Continue reading

December 9, 2017
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Italy – Cassa AntiRepressione Alpi Occidentali on the ”Scripta Manent” trial

No ifs no buts A trial is to begin on 16th November in Turin against 29 comrades accused of subversive association with intents of terrorism and other offences. Seven of these comrades have been in pre-trial detention since September 2016, … Continue reading

November 21, 2017
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START OF THE ”SCRIPTA MANENT” TRIAL 16/11/2017 – Italy

STATEMENT OF ANARCHIST GIOACCHINO SUMA Today, as well as for all the future hearings of this trial that sees me accused along with my brothers, sisters, but above all anarchist comrades, I will not give you the satisfaction of seeing … Continue reading

November 19, 2017
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Italy : Declaration of Anarchists Claudia and Stefano facing Trial as a result of Operation ”Scripta Manent”

 We find ourselves facing you in order to be judged. Guilty or innocent? But what are we accused of? In the thousands of pages produced by the prosecutor, over twenty years’ history of anarchist struggle in Italy are covered and … Continue reading

October 12, 2017
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EN/SPAN/IT/GR/ [Italy] Call for International Solidarity on 16th of November 2017— ”Scripta Manent” Trial

On November 16th, at 10 am, in front of the high security court in Turin, will be held the first hearing of the trial ”Scripta Manent,” and it will be a long-running case, in which 22 anarchist comrades are charged, … Continue reading

June 7, 2017
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Italy – ”Scripta Manent” , 7 other anarchists charged for subversive association (02/06/2017)

On Friday morning, June 2nd, the DIGOS [political police] notified the closing of investigations for crimes 270bis (subversive association) and 414 (criminal solicitation) to 7 anarchist, 4 of them are editors of Croce Nera Anarchica and other 2 of RadioAzione … Continue reading

March 28, 2017
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Italy – Updates on operation ”Scripta Manent”

From the comrades imprisoned for operation Scripta Manent we learn that on March 6 censorship of their correspondence has been extended for another 3 months. As concerns news, magazines, pamphlets, etc., these are not delivered to the comrades, who are … Continue reading

January 4, 2017
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UPDATE FOR OPERATION ”SCRIPTA MANENT” 4.01.17 – ITALY

receive by email: The preliminary hearing for the trial of comrade Daniele Cortelli has been set for 31st January and his custodial appeal will still go ahead on 13th January. Custodial appeals for Marco Bisesti, Anna Beniamino, Alessandro Mercogliano, Valentina … Continue reading

December 18, 2016
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Lecco, Italy – Leaflet given out during initiatives in solidarity with the comrades arrested following operation ”Scripta Manent”

On 6th September operation Scripta Manent, coordinated by the Digos of Turin, led to the arrest of 7 anarchist comrades (two of them already in prison) on charges of association with intent of terrorism; another comrade, who wasn’t accused of … Continue reading

September 8, 2016
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Italy – op. ”Scripta Manent” – Solidarity communiques

Here are two communiques in solidarity with the comrades arrested on September 6 during the repressive operation “Scripta Manent”: We receive and spread: Communique from Bologna At dawn on Tuesday, September 6, the Digos, on behalf of the Prosecutor of … Continue reading

March 7, 2019
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Italy: ”Scripta Manent” – P.M. requests for sentencing

The Turin Public prosecutor Roberto Maria Sparagna made the following requests for sentencing of those accused in the ‘Scripta Manent’ trial: Alfredo Cospito: 30 years Anna Beniamino: 29 years Gioacchino Somma: 7 years and 6 months Valentina Speziale, Marco Bisesti, … Continue reading

February 24, 2019
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Italy : Text read in solidarity to anarchists under trial following Scripta Manent operation

[Below in French and Italian / Sotto in francese ed italiano]. Text read in solidarity to anarchists under trial following Scripta Manent operation On Monday 11 February in the bunker hall of the Turin prison a large group of comrades expressed their solidarity with the anarchists on trial following the … Continue reading

February 21, 2019
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Cremona, Italy : Tattoo Circus Benefit for those caught up in operation Scripta Manent

22 Feb 2019 – 23 Feb 2019 TATTOO CIRCUS Benefit for those caught up in operation Scripta Manent Tattoo Circus is a solidarity initiative that takes place in various anarchist places; its aim is to support some prisoners and paths … Continue reading

February 12, 2019
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Italy : Presence in court in solidarity with those on trial for Scripta Manent

11TH FEBRUARY 2019, 9AM SOLIDARITY PRESENCE IN COURT AT THE SCRIPTA MANENT TRIAL The first phase of the Scripta Manent trial, following which seven comrades have been locked up in pre-trial detention for over two years, will come to an … Continue reading