17th September 2019

Gonzalo Boye

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EU high court admits appeal from Catalan MEPs-elect

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Two exiled former Catalan officials who were elected MEPs in May’s EU election have lodged an appeal in the Court of Justice of the European
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All Spanish MEPs able to take oath in Madrid … except three

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The 54 MEPs-elect in Spain were summoned to take the constitutional oath on Monday in the Spanish Congress in Madrid, a step made compulsory by
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Puigdemont, Comín, Ponsatí can stand in EU elections

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Former Catalan president Carles Puigdemont will be able to run in the European Parliament elections after a local court in Madrid ruled in his favour,
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Puigdemont appeals ban on standing in EU elections

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The Junts per Catalunya (JxCat) party is appealing the decision by Spain’s electoral authority (JEC) to bar former Catalan president Carles Puigdemont, and his former ministers
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Puigdemont revisits Neumünster, criticises EU ‘double standards’

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Former Catalan president Carles Puigdemont has requested an ‘independent report’ to compare the legal decisions by German and Spanish courts on the Catalan referendum case. He announced
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Belgium: no extradition of Spanish rapper

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A Belgian court on Monday rejected an extradition request for a Spanish rapper, who has been sentenced to three-and-a-half years in jail for allegedly praising terrorism
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Spain allocates €545,000 to defend Pablo Llarena

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The Spanish government is allocating 545,000 euros in order to contract a law firm in Belgium for the defence of the Supreme Court judge Pablo