“Red Code”: Italian set of remedies against domestic and gender violence

On 19th of July 2019, the Italian legislation (“Codice Rosso”) has modified the Criminal Code and the Code of Criminal Procedure by including new elements in relation to domestic and gender violence. The following paragraphs will overview the new articles and sections:   – Art. 387 bis Criminal Code: The breach of the protective and […]

Did you experience domestic violence in Italy? Here is few safeguards for the victims

Domestic violence cases are often subject of many news. It depicts a sort of violence that takes place within a familiar residence targeting children, women, elders, and weakest subjects. According to the art. 572 Civil Code, “whoever abuses of family member or domestic partner, or any individual subject to his/her authority is punished to imprisonment […]