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Italy-Politics / Justice (Photo): Italy-Agreement in Rome on the disputed reform of Justice
by Giuseppe Font and Gavin Jones
Rome, July 29 (Reuters ) - The Italian Government has reached an agreement on a disputed reform of the judicial system, a government spokesman said on Thursday, pretending to ring the end of weeks of quarrels within the Mario Draghi coalition.
While the issue of justice has been one of the most thorny of Italian political life, Mario Draghi has promised a recasting of the system in the context of the Rome measures so that the European Union releases billions of euros from its stimulus plan.
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The 5-stars, the most important of the coalition in power, had asked for amendments to the redesign proposed by the Minister of Justice, Marta Cartabia, which were approved on July 8 at a government meeting.
It now belongs to Parliament to decide on the reform.
The main stumbling point of the project was a measure for putting an end to a trial if no verdict was rendered within a time allowed to shorten the duration of the trials.
In the eyes of the M5S and many prosecutors, this proposal by Marta Cartabia would have had the effect of truncating tens of thousands of trials, to affect justice and to enable criminals to avoid a conviction and to continue to be represented. a threat to public safety.
"The Government unanimously approved the proposed technical adjustments," said twitter a spokesman for Mario Draghi at the end of the discussions, who have spread over most of the day. (French version Jean Terzian)
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