Giovanni Conso

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Giovanni Conso
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Minister of Justice
In office
12 February 1993 – 10 May 1994
Prime Minister Giuliano Amato
Carlo Azeglio Ciampi
Preceded by Claudio Martelli
Succeeded by Alfredo Biondi
President of the Constitutional Court of Italy
In office
23 October 1990 – 3 February 1991
Preceded by Francesco Saja
Succeeded by Ettore Gallo
Personal details
Born (1922-03-23)23 March 1922
Turin, Italy
Died 2 August 2015(2015-08-02) (aged 93)
Rome, Italy
Political party Independent

Giovanni Battista Conso (23 March 1922 – 2 August 2015) was an Italian jurist who served on the Constitutional Court of Italy[1] for nine years beginning in 1982,[2] and has served as President of the Accademia dei Lincei[3] from 1989 until his death in 2015.

Conso was the Minister of Justice in the Amato I Cabinet and in the Ciampi Cabinet between 1993 and 1994. Conso died in Rome in 2015.[4][5]


Political offices
Preceded by
Claudio Martelli
Italian Minister of Justice
Succeeded by
Alfredo Biondi