“I remember a squalid press room”

Journalist Frediano Finucci recalls the press room during the “fulcrum” of the Tangentopoli corruption scandals: the Milan tribunal proceedings.

Storyteller: Frediano Finucci

Date of Story: 1993
Location of Story: Milan, Italy
Location: Rome, Italy
Date: 23 February, 2016

This post is part of a collaboration with author Davide Rubini to collect the stories of Italy in the aftermath of the “Bribesville” (Tangentopoli) scandals of the 1990s. Find out more about Rubini’s new novel,  il fischio finale (The Final Blow).  

This is the draft of the famous 15 December, 1992 article that revealed to the Italian population that even Socialist leader Craxi received a notice of investigation for corruption.