He beat his wife, even in front of a minor. A 58-year-old doctor residing in Mortara, but who does not work in the city, ended up on trial with this accusation. The trial opened in Pavia, hearings are underway.
Ending before the judge Elisa Centore is a series of family events that took place in recent years in Mortara. According to the prosecution, which took up the woman’s complaint, the partner raised his hands in various circumstances. The woman is supported in court by the lawyer Anna Maria Ghigna of the Pavia court. Several witnesses will be heard in the upcoming hearings.
There are friends and acquaintances of the couple, but also an agent of the local Mortara police.
If the defense aims to assert the accusations against the man considered abusive and violent even in the hearing, the doctor’s lawyer is convinced that he can at least partially dismiss the accusations against his client.
“A trial based on what his wife has reported to people she knows, the only testimony produced by the public prosecution we do not consider solid – explains the doctor’s defense attorney, the lawyer Giovanni Tragella di Abbiategrasso -. In the next hearings there will also be witnesses who will deny some of the disputed accusations ».
There are many cases of women who report violent behavior even in Lomellina. The anti-violence center of the Kore cooperative in Vigevano recorded about one hundred accesses in 2021 in Vigevano, in all of 2020 with closures and restrictions there were 97. In general, throughout the province in 2021, the anti-violence centers welcomed a total of 580 women (66% Italian , 34% migrants) and activated 50 job placement paths, of which 15 ended with economic autonomy, and 28 housing autonomy paths, 6 of which closed positively. –