The man was arrested a few weeks ago in Stockholm. He was denounced by witnesses by sticking to his son at a bar. Due to this he spent three days in jail and he has now been fined. The Italian who was arrested a few weeks ago in Stockholm for having stuck to his 12 year old son has been sentenced by a Swedish court to pay a fine of 6,600 crowns, about 725 euros. Giovanni Colasante, 45, Councillor of the municipality of Canosa, in the southern region of Apulia, was arrested and spent three days in a jail in Stockholm for having given a hair flip to his son at a restaurant, according to witnesses who denounced him. Man was released next, but was banned from leaving the country and was forced to present every day at police station until the conclusion of the trial, so the Italian Embassy in Stockholm gave him accommodation.
The fine established by the Swedish court, according to media reports, was 724 EUR for a crime of mild abuse a minor. In 1979, Sweden became the first country of the world that prohibits corporal punishment of children. Colasante grabbed the hair to her son once the child refuses to enter a typical Swedish restaurant because prria eating a pizza. Source of the news: the Italian arrested in Sweden by pulling hair to her son will have to pay 724 euros fine