Italy / Court of Cassation, Criminal Division V / 7155 Order of seizure

Key facts of the case:

Parts of an article published online was preventively seized as denounced to be defamatory and the author appealed against the order of the Tribunal that had confirmed the seizure.

Results (sanctions) and key consequences or implications of the case:

The Court confirmed the order of seizure of the Tribunal and by it the fact that an online article is to be considered like a papery press article just in some occasions, on a case by case basis.