This article recently caught my eye and when I read it I was a little surprised. For the first reason: who takes someone to court for playing the piano? Not only that, the person facing jail time is a professional, and this takes place in Spain and people complain of noise all the time. The prosecutors plan on sending not only the piano player, 27, to jail but also the parents of the pianist for causing psychological damage and noise pollution. Sonia Bosom claims she suffered from 2003-2007 due to long sessions from Laia Martin who lived below her in the town of Puigcerda.
The different evidence given by both sides is intriguing: medical reports for Bosom claiming she is suffering from insomnia, anxiety, and panic problems. And reports about the sound levels being close to a normal conversation really amazed me, because who knew we can talk louder than when someone plays the piano.
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