David Baell and Roma Escoda are just two of an army of volunteers working to boost turnout in the symbolic independence referendum in the Catalonia region of Spain set to take place on Sunday in defiance of legal challenges by Madrid. Duration: 01:11
Catalonia's president Artur Mas was placed under investigation on Monday for holding a banned vote on whether his region should be independent from Spain. The Catalonia High Court said that Mas was un...
The Superior Court of Justice of Catalonia initiated a disobedience lawsuit against Artur Mas, the Catalan president, and several other representatives of Catalan authorities for conducting independence poll on November, 9.
A growing number of Catalans want independence, a move that would strike at the heart of the constitution. In an echo of the argument put forward by Podemos, independence leaders decry Spain’s constitutional status quo as too rigid and anti-democratic. What is more important, they ask, the constitution or our right to decide our own future?"
Des centaines de citoyens se sont présentés mardi devant le principal tribunal de Catalogne pour s'accuser d'avoir participé au vote symbolique sur l'indépendance et protester ainsi contre les poursuites visant le président catalan.
Barcelona. People queued outside the Superior Court of Justice of Catalonia (TSJC) building in Barcelona on December 23 in a movement to report themselves for participating in the November 9 non-binding vote on Catalan independence from Madrid, AFP reported.
The president of Catalonia is to be formally investigated for his role in holding a symbolic vote on independence in November. Catalonia’s High Court said on Monday it was opening proceedings against Artur Mas for allegedly disobeying a constitutional ban against the vote. The Catalan government had originally planned to hold an official referendum on independence from Spain. When…
Josep Sort's insight:
Yeah, let "Spain touch" to increase each day new independentists!
Catalonia's president Artur Mas was placed under investigation on Monday for holding a banned vote on whether his region should be independent from Spain. The Catalonia High Court said that Mas was under judicial investigation for flouting a injunction against holding the symbolic vote on November 9. An injunction by Spain's Constitutional Court had forced Mas to water down his plan for an official vote. The Catalan government says 2.3 million people took part in the vote on November 9.
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MADRID (Reuters) - State prosecutor Eduardo Torres-Dulce, a key figure in the spat between Spain and Catalonia over an attempt to stage an independence vote, resigned on Thursday with the opposition saying
This is Josefa Batalla, she is from Sabadell and she is 90 years old. One of the first to show up at the polling station on November 9, Josefa was thrilled at the opportunity —at last— of giving her...