Oct 12, 2012
Man acquitted of motorway telepass fraud
Palermo, October 12 - A Messina appeals court on Friday upheld a petition by a Sicilian shopkeeper against an earlier sentence for driving through the Telepass-only lane of a motorway toll station without paying.
Stop prison 'massacre' say activists
This was one below the number of suicides in 2010, while 2009 saw a record 72 jailhouse suicides.
Italy floods kill four
Hours of torrential rain cause heavy flooding and mudslides in northeastern Sicily, killing at least four people.
Police nab transvestite bank robbers
Messina, August 18 - Police in Sicily have arrested two men suspected of dressing as women when they tried to rob a bank.