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Week 19 – 27 November

Monday 19 Images have been emerging of Femen activists kicked, punched and groped when demonstrating against a far right march in Madrid yesterday organised...

Week 12-18 November

Weekly headlines Monday 12 November Mas, Ortega, Rigau and Homs, sentenced to pay 4.9 million € for the unofficial independence referendum of the 9 November 2014, a precursor...

Week 29 October – 4 November

  Sunday 4 November: Ramírez Sunyer, the magistrate of court 13 in Barcelona who was instructing the case against Catalan independence, died. 40 people are currently being investigated and 14...

Week 22-28 October 2018

Monday 22 October: Pablo Llarena, the Tribunal Supremo judge in charge of the instruction, and responsible for the cautionary imprisonment of Catalan elected politicians and civil...

Week 15-21 October 2018

19 October. On Friday, the leader of Spanish party Podemos, Pablo Iglesias, met imprisoned pro-independence ERC leader Oriol Junqueras. After the meeting, that took place...

Week: 29 January -4 February

31 January. Catalan parliamentary session in which investiture is to take place is postponed. Speaker Roger Torrent takes decision on basis that "full...

Week 22-28 January

23 January. Puigdemont travels to Denmark. Spanish state prosecutor request for reactivation of European arrest warrant rejected by Supreme Court on grounds that...

Week 15-21 January

15 January. Verdict on Palau Case which involved corrupt financing practices by former ruling party in Catalonia Convergència between 1999 and 2009. Prison sentences of...

Week 8-14 January 2018

9 January. Former Catalan President, Artur Mas, resigns his position as chairman of PDeCat. He does so presumably for personal reasons as he is...

Week 1-7 January 2018

3 January. Council of Europe report on implementation of recommended measures to fight corruption in Spain concludes they have not been implemented. 3 January. Spanish Tax...