The Criminal Court No. 11 of Barcelona notifies the five members of the Electoral Commission for the 1 October referendum (Jordi Matas, Tània Verge, Marta Alsina, Marc Marsal and Josep Pagès) that the case against them for disobedience and abuse of power has been sent to trial. The Prosecutor’s Office is calling for two years and nine months in prison, in addition to a fine and disqualification from public office. The embezzlement charge is dropped. The trial will be postponed several times due to the coronavirus crisis and will not be held until March 2021.
19 November 2019
18 November 2019
16 November 2019
The trial against the 1 October Electoral Commission begins
14 November 2019
12 November 2019
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