The case of Enzo Liardo, candidate for councilor in the municipal elections of Turin, deepens. The Guardia di Finanza served him a guarantee notice for competition in embezzlement because he was found in possession of lists with the names and residence data of the voters, obtained through a municipal employee now under investigation in competition. In Turin, electoral lists can be requested for free by the directors in office, while former members must pay a tax of 2767.11 euros or 447.21 euros for a partial list. But there is an even more delicate front in the investigation. Because at Liardo’s home the Gico soldiers also found dozens of copies of electoral cards during the search. Why were they in his possession? «The voting cards were a” courtesy “for citizens who needed them to go to the polls and vote», according to the lawyer of the politician, the lawyer Stefania Fantini. According to the defense, he tells today The print, these were people who could not go to the registry office (also due to health problems), or who were afraid of having to queue up, or who perhaps did not know how to do it. Sometimes Liardo accompanied them to the offices, other times he provided for them. But at the moment – the newspaper said – there would be no proxies in possession of Liardo signed by the holders of the cards.
The case of the candidate of the Brothers of Italy caught with the electoral cards of citizens in Turin