Searches were carried out, at the disposal of the public prosecutor of Rome, as part of the investigation that sees the lawyer Luca Di Donna and at least three other people investigated for the hypothesis of criminal association aimed at trafficking in illicit influences and episodes of influences illicit. The aim would have been to obtain tenders and supplies from Invitalia, the Mise and the commissioner for the Covid emergency, not involved in the searches. Documents were acquired during the searches involving professional offices and the suspects’ homes.
The Di Donna case broke out five days before the local elections: the business lawyer close to the pentastellato leader Giuseppe Conte. Di Donna’s name was also recently associated in the press with the future training school of the 5 Star Movement, Conte’s old obsession. “The project for the new M5S requires an approach based on the criteria of transparency, clarity and fairness. This is why the shadows raised in recent days by some newspapers, and relating to the anti-money laundering reports on Luca Di Donna, a colleague very close to the new president of the Movement, are not good for us “, said some M5S parliamentary sources in the Chamber who belong to the ‘coldest’ wing against the former premier. And now the investigations and sweeps to see clearly.