"Given his state of health, my client claims the right to be acquitted before he dies. He has not the luxury to wait," thundered Danielle Roy, lawyer of Stefano Sollecito. The former interim leader of the mafia, who is fighting cancer, is seeking permission to be tried alone in a separate trial and in an earlier period.
Is that right? Is Stefano really dying of cancer?
"It wasn't very good parsley to begin with, and then the cat went and peed on it." -Sicilian proverb