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Election: Ilaria Cucchi elected for centre left in Tuscany

Woman gained prominence in battle for justice for brother

(ANSA) - ROME, SEP 26 - Ilaria Cucchi, a woman who gained prominence via her long, tireless and ultimately successful fight for justice in relation to the police brutality death of her brother Stefano, has been elected to the Senate in Tuscany for the centre-left coalition, according to official data.
    "It was 3/11/2009 when I was in the Senate to hear (then interior) minister (Angelino) Alfano report on how and why Stefano Cucchi died while he was under arrest in the hands of the State," Cucchi said via Facebook.
    "Stefano will be with me.
    "I know that he's proud of me and he's telling me that I will have to keep the promises made to those who had confidence in me". (ANSA).
   

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