Man who bit off taxi driver's ear to pay him 33,000 euros

28,000 in damages plus 5,000 legal costs

(ANSA) - Milan, February 9 - A body builder who bit off a taxi driver's ear in a road rage incident near Milan's central station in November is to pay him 28,000 euros in damages, a civil court ruled Friday.
    Antonio Bini, 29, will also pay 45-year-old Pier Federico Bossi's legal costs of 5,000 euros, making a total of 33,000 euros.
    A criminal case against Bini is going forward.
    Bini has a record for bodily harm.
    photo: Bini

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