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Shock arrest in Miami for a 25-year-old Italian scholar. This is what the newspaper «La Nazione» stories on its web site. Matteo Falcinelli, that is the identify of the Italian arrested in Miami final February, was in Florida to attend a Master's diploma on the Florida International University, the newspaper stories, he was knocked to the bottom by the Miami police and his face was pressed towards his on the asphalt with the officer's knee pressed towards his neck. Once in a transit cell on the North Miami Beach police station, 4 of them, in keeping with «La Nazione», hogtied him for 13 minutes, subjecting him to hogtie restraint.

With a strap they tied his toes to {the handcuffs} behind his again and pulled, till the 25-year-old Italian scholar from Spoleto begged them to cease as a result of he actually felt like he was breaking. 'Please, please, please' would have been the phrases spoken in a faint voice between tears and unspeakable heartbreak. The scenes of violence, the newspaper stories, have been filmed by the bodycams worn by the officers, together with the one contained in the police station, which the Italian scholar's American lawyer managed to acquire from the prosecutor's workplace solely on April 12 as a part of the trial , which successfully ended with admission to the PTI (Pre Trail Intervention), a kind of re-education programme.

A narrative that started on the night time between 24 and 25 February however which the coed's household wished to report solely now that the younger man has accepted this system ordered by the choose which can nullify the 4 costs for resisting a public official, opposition to arrest with out violence and trespass.

Accusations for which the 25-year-old had been arrested throughout a nighttime intervention in a membership by off-duty officers. “What exactly happened that night – writes the newspaper – will be a matter of investigation: the family wants to file a formal complaint for the abuse, the declarations not corresponding to the truth and made under oath, the illegitimate arrest and torture suffered by the young man and invoking the Fourth Amendment”. The police will write that they intervened within the bar the place the coed was as a result of the boy had created issues within the place a lot in order that he was thrown out and that he resisted arrest, resisting the officers as a result of he wished the five hundred {dollars} he spent again.

Farnesina: Tajani urges most consideration to the case

Foreign Minister Antonio Tajani has already requested the United States Ambassador to Italy Jack Markell for optimum consideration to the case, recalling that the Italian Government dutifully follows each case of detention of Italian residents overseas. This is what we learn in a be aware from the Farnesina, which recollects that because the starting of the affair the Italian consulate common in Miami has been following the case of the compatriot, 25 years previous from Spoleto, arrested by the police in Miami Beach on the night time between February 24 and 25 and launched after two days.