In Italy, you were allowed to kill your wife if she cheated on you.

A scene in the movie, starring Marcello Mastroianni and Daniela Rocca
  • The abrogation of the crime of adultery was approved in 1968
  • You could only divorce legally after 1970
  • Only on 5 August 1981 the provisions on honor killing were repealed.

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Federico Mamone

Federico Mamone

Writer and Aspiring Journalist. I overthink therefore I am not sure what I am.