Rome PD officials to join anti-mafia demo

After uproar over Godfather-style Casamonica clan boss funeral

(ANSA) - Rome, August 24 - The presidents of Rome's 15 municipal districts said Monday they will join a September 3 anti-mafia sit-in at a church that hosted the flamboyant funeral last week of a known organized crime boss. Thursday's Godfather-style funeral of local mafia clan boss Vittorio Casamonica caused a media and political uproar and grabbed headlines worldwide, further denting the image of the Italian capital after a string of scandals.
   

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