Trial of Italy’s ‘migrant model’ mayor adjourned

Domenico Lucano has been under house arrest since being apprehended in October.

The court in the southern town of Locri adjourned the trial to June 17th, media reported. Tuesday’s initial hearing was given over to procedural matters, as is usual in the Italian justice system.

Lucano made a name for himself over the past two decades for welcoming migrants as mayor of his village of Riace, population 1,800, to counter a gradual decline of residents and workers. German director Wim Wenders made a documentary in 2010…
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