Paolo Borsellino

Paolo Borsellino was an Italian antiMafia magistrate. He was also friends with fellow judge Giovanni Falcone. He was killed by a Mafia car bomb with him in 1992 57 days later. He is considered to be one of the most important magistrates killed by the Sicilian Mafia and he is remembered as one of the main symbols of the battle of the State against the Mafia. Both Borsellino and Falcone were named as heroes of the last 60 years in the November 13, 2006, issue of Time Magazine