BOLZANO. “The fact does not constitute a crime”. Five words that put an end (we are at the first instance) to the legal matter that saw the former mayor of Bolzano accused Luigi Spagnolli per abuse of office on the affair of Twenty shopping center. Spagnolli that was then acquitted.
The prosecutor had asked an 8-month sentence.
Spagnolli had signed the building permit for the expansion of the shopping center in 2014; concession then declared illegitimate by the TAR.
In addition to the criminal conviction were also at stake almost 50 million euros in compensation towards the other entrepreneurs of large-scale distribution (Tosolini with Zentrum, and ASPIAG).