Italian Supreme Court Rules Mobile Phones Can Cause Brain TumorsSubmitted by emalvini on Fri, 10/19/2012 - 11:16
Italian Supreme Court Rules Mobile Phones Can Cause Brain Tumors
October 19, 2012
Exclusive By EMMA LITTLE, Health and Science Editor, and MICHAEL DAY
Italian businessman Innocente Marcolini, 60, fell ill after using a handset at work for up to six hours every day for 12 years.
Now Italy’s Supreme Court in Rome has blamed his phone. Experts have predicted a flood of legal actions from victims.
Stricken Mr Marcolini last night warned: “People must be told the risks.”
Warning ... Innocente Marcolini
He was diagnosed with a brain tumour after complaining of head and chin pains.
And yesterday his country’s Supreme Court stated there was a “causal link” between his heavy phone use and the growth.