FINAL PLEAS of CATALAN TRIAL.

FINAL PLEAS of CATALAN TRIAL.

20 sentences of the prosecution, the state attorney and Vox Party (private prosecution) on their final pleas. THE PROSECUTION: There are no political prisoners, they are not political prisoners. A political prisoner is a jailed or arrested individual because of his/her ideas pose a challange to the established political system. The trial has nothing to do with the criminalization of…

CATALAN TRIAL: <U>CARME FORCADELL</U>

CATALAN TRIAL: CARME FORCADELL

CARME FORCADELL i LLUÍS Baix Ebre, Tarragona, 1955.Catalan philologist and teacher.Founding member of «Plataforma per la Llengua» (1993) and the board of Òmnium Cultural. President of the ANC (Catalan National Assembly) between 2012 and 2015. Deputy of the XII parliamentary term of the Catalan Parliament with ERC-Catalunya Sí.President of the Catalan Parliament from October 2015 to January 2018. In preventive…

CATALAN TRIAL: <U>JORDI CUIXART</U>

CATALAN TRIAL: JORDI CUIXART

JORDI CUIXART i NAVARRO Santa Perpètua de Mogoda, Barcelona, 1975.Businessman and President of Òmnium Cultural since 2015. In preventive prison without bail since the 16th of october of 2017 accused of sedition and rebellion. Defense Lawyer: BENER SALELLAS. Sentences demanded: PUBLIC PROSECUTOR: 17 years. STATE LEGAL COUNCIL: 8 years. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jordi_Cuixart Go to the news

CATALAN TRIAL: <U>JORDI SÀNCHEZ</U>

CATALAN TRIAL: JORDI SÀNCHEZ

JORDI SÀNCHEZ i PICANYOL Barcelona, 1964.Professor of Political Science at the Autonomous University of Barcelona and politician.President of the ANC (Catalan National Assembly) between 2015 and 2017 and Deputy of the Parliament of Catalonia of the XII Legislature. In preventive prison without bail since the 16th of october of 2017 accused of sedition and rebellion. Defense Lawyer: JORDI PINA. Sentences demanded: PUBLIC PROSECUTOR:…

CATALAN TRIAL: <U>SANTI VILA</U>.

CATALAN TRIAL: SANTI VILA.

SANTIAGO VILA VICENTE Granollers, Barcelona, 1973. Histori Doctor and politican.MP in Catalan Parliament between 200 and 2013 with Convergencia i Unió. Minister of Territory and Sustainability of the Generalitat de Catalunya between 2012 and 2016. Minister of Culture between 2016 and 2017 and Minister of Enterprise and Knowledge in 2017 until his resignation on October 26, due to differences with…

CATALAN TRIAL: <U>DOLORS BASSA</U>.

CATALAN TRIAL: DOLORS BASSA.

DOLORS BASSA I COLL Torroella de Montgrí, Girona, 1959. Politician, Teacher, psychopedagogue and trade unionist. MP in the Catalan Parliament during the XI legislature with Junts pel Sí from Girona, and during the XII legislature with the coalition ERC-Catalunya Sí. Minister for Employment and Family and Social Affairs in the Generalitat de Catalunya in 2017. Sacked on the 27th October…

CATALAN TRIAL: <U>CARLES MUNDÓ</U>

CATALAN TRIAL: CARLES MUNDÓ

CARLES MUNDÓ I BLANCH Vic, 1976. Politican and law graduate. Minister for Justice in the Generalitat de Cataluña since January 2016.Sacked on the 27th October of 2017 due to the application of the Article 155 of the Spanish Constitution (CE). Freed on bail since 7th September 2017 accused of disobediance and embezzlement. Defense Lawyer: JOSEP RIBA Sentences demanded: PUBLIC PROSECUTOR: 7 years. STATE…

CATALAN TRIAL: <U>MERITXELL BORRÀS</U>.

CATALAN TRIAL: MERITXELL BORRÀS.

MERITXELL BORRÀS SOLÉ Hospitalet del Llobregat, Barcelona, 1964. Politician. Graduate in pharmacy, with a Master in Business Management. MP in the Catalan Parliament in the XII legislature. Ministor for Governance, Public Administrations and Housing in the Generalitat de Catalunya in 2017. Sacked on the 27th October of 2017 due to the application of the Article 155 of the Spanish Constitution…

CATALAN TRIAL: <U>JOSEP RULL</U>.

CATALAN TRIAL: JOSEP RULL.

JOSEP RULL I ANDREU Terrassa, Barcelona, 1968. Politician and law graduate. MP in the Catalan Parliament in the XII legislature for Junts per Catalunya. Minister of Territory and Sustainability of the Generalitat de Catalunya in 2017. Sacked on the 27th October of 2017 due to the application of the Article 155 of the Spanish Constitution (CE). In preventive prison without…

CATALAN TRIAL: <U>RAÜL ROMEVA</U>

CATALAN TRIAL: RAÜL ROMEVA

RAÜL ROMEVA I RUEDA Madrid, 1971. Ecologist politician, Analyst, economist and teacher. MP in the Catalan Parliament during the XII legislature with ERC-Catalunya SÍ. MEP for Innitiative for Catalonia Greens between 2004 and 2014. Ministor for External Affairs, Institutional Relations and Transparency for the Government of the Generalitat de Catalunya in 2017. Sacked on the 27th October of 2017 due…