Meet a 15-year-old boy in a shop in Catania. He knows him because they live in the same neighborhood. He begins to make fun of his disability. Then he hits him and hits his neck. The other boys present laugh and continue the scene. Someone post the video on Facebook where it gradually becomes viral and runs on various chats from WhatsApp and other social networks. It is another act of bullying against a disabled person, this time in Catania. For the victim, in addition to the aggression, also public humiliation with the film put online and shared.
The case was brought by a report to the Eastern Sicily Department of Police of Catania under the direction of the Deputy Commissioner Marcello La Bella who identified the author of the attack. He is 1
Post-police research continues to identify the author of the video and those who have posted it on the social network. Due to surveillance by specialized investigators, the video does not seem to be online anymore. Meanwhile, Deputy Quaestor La Bella is calling on "users to report the presence of violent videos against minors in order to avoid disclosure which could constitute a crime." if they start a debate that can not be postponed anymore, "commented Minister of Equal Opportunities Elena Bonetti (Pd)." We need a law on bullying. Need it now. It is about the growth and the consciousness of the new generations. This government and this Parliament can finally give an answer to this need. "The M5 deputies are of the same opinion in the Judiciary Committee of the House, Devis Dori and Valentina D'Orso, signers in turn of a law against mobbing." The two five-member exponents demand, " to intervene with effective standards "which" also provide for an aggravating circumstance for the discrimination of a disabled person "." In the case of Catania, the author of the gesture explained that it was a joke that had the grave consequences of Violence and bullying on the victims did not understand. "They are here, it is obvious that you appreciate our journalism.
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