23rd November 2019

Toni Comín

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Puigdemont, Comín and Puig extradition hearings set for 16 December

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Extradition hearings for the former Catalan president, Carles Puigdemont, together with two of his former ministers, Toni Comín and Lluís Puig, will be held together in Belgium on Monday
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Clara Ponsatí to oppose extradition ‘robustly’, as ‘not a crime to vote for independence’

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Clara Ponsatí, former Catalan education minister and now living and working in Scotland, has been released on bail and allowed to keep her passport after
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Update: arrest warrants now issued for three former Catalan officials

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This is an update to our earlier report: Spain’s Supreme Court has now sent new extradition requests against Clara Ponsatí, Toni Comín and Lluís Puig
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Marches to Barcelona from Girona, Vic, Tàrrega, Tarragona, Berga

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Five 100km-long marches started early in the morning from different towns in Catalonia on Wednesday, which are expected to converge and culminate in a major rally
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‘No chance’ to extradite Puigdemont on ‘fabricated’ terrorism case, says lawyer

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With the arrest of Catalan pro-independence activists for plotting acts of violence, the Belgian lawyer of former Catalan president Carles Puigdemont has warned that if Spain tries
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Ursula von der Leyen ‘uncomfortable’ when asked about missing Catalan MEPs

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The next president of the European Commission, Ursula von der Leyen, does not consider the situation of jailed and exiled Catalan leaders who have been
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Thousands protest in Strasbourg about empty MEP seats

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Thousands of Catalan independence supporters and sympathisers have taken part in an on-going protest in Strasbourg as the European Parliament held its opening session without three
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Catalan leaders take battle for MEP seats to Luxembourg court

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The Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU) will have its say after Spain excluded three Catalan leaders from the European Parliament, including former
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Junqueras’ immunity: Spanish court consults EU court

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The Spanish Supreme Court is to ask the Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU) about the extent of jailed Catalan leader Oriol Junqueras‘ parliamentary immunity,