Viral Sex Tapes and a Suicide Prompt Outrage in Italy

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The coffin of Tiziana Cantone being carried to her funeral service in Naples, Italy, on Thursday. Credit Ciro Fusco/European Pressphoto Agency

ROME — The suicide of an Italian woman who fought a long court battle to get videos of her having sex removed from the web has rekindled a national debate on the perils of social media and the internet.

The woman, Tiziana Cantone, was found dead on Tuesday in her family’s home near Naples, where she had apparently hanged herself.

Ms. Cantone knew she was being recorded in April 2015 when the six sex videos were made, a time of “fragility and depression” for her, according to Corriere della Sera, an Italian newspaper.

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