“The unity with which the Brescians reacted the 1974 terrorist attack was decisive to break the subversive chain that, through a trail of blood and several years of innocent deaths, he intended to undermine them popular foundations of democracy and to strike at the constitutional principles, “writes the state cpao in his message in the adversary of the massacre in Piazza della Loggia. “Brescia’s commitment and democratic solidity – he continues – have become one testimony for the whole country, and the protection of memory, cultivated by the families of the victims, by local institutions, by social formations is still a very precious value and a common good, available first of all to the younger generations “.
The Quirinal tenant then recalls the long journey made by investigators, investigators and civil parties. “After the bomb on May 28 it was not easy to come to the truth and complete the path of justice. Today we express gratitude to the men of the state who helped reveal the responsibilities and reconstruct the subversive plan in which the attack was included. Together with them, we thank those who have always kept the demand for justice alive. To the relatives of those killed, to the many wounded, to friends and fellow workers, the Republic renews the more intense feeling of closeness and solidarity. Brescia’s link with democracy, with the history and development of our country, is becoming ever stronger “.
Three trials, at least five investigations, led to the ruling of the Court of Cassation in June 20, 2017 confirming thelife sentence to Carlo Maria Maggi and Maurizio Tramonte. The Milanese judge Anna Conforti he wrote in his appeal sentence that Maggi and Tramonte are responsible, but that “other equally responsible people have left this world or even just this country, placing a gravestone on the too many weaves that have characterized the underworld also institutional at the time of the bombs. ”