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Spain: “Going to jail is something that can happen to anyone”

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Spain: “Going to jail is something that can happen to anyone”

On June 15, 2011, in Barcelona the Occupy movement (15M) called for an action to "Surround the Catalan Parliament". Interview with Ciro Morales, one of those convicted for surrounding the Parliament in June 2011. [...]

May 7, 2015 Author: Hibai Arbide Aza

Spain: Police raided six occupied social centres and arrested 26 people

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Spain: Police raided six occupied social centres and arrested 26 people

The Police conducted multiple raids today in 17 locations -six social centres included- in Madrid, Barcelona, ​​Palencia and Granada. The Interior Ministry reported that the police has arrested 26 people. 12 of them are accused of "sabotage and placing explosive and incendiary devices", and, based on this, they are being charged with "membership in an [...]

March 30, 2015

Spain: The Supreme Court overturns the acquittal of the 8 accused of blocking the Parliament and sentences them to 3 years in prison

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Spain: The Supreme Court overturns the acquittal of the 8 accused of blocking the Parliament and sentences them to 3 years in prison

The Supreme Court has overturned the ruling of the High Court, which acquitted the accused of blocking the Parliament of Catalonia, and has sentenced eight of them to three years in prison for a crime against high state institutions. The magistrates do not contradict the proven facts in the first sentence, but consider that the [...]

March 17, 2015 Author: Pedro Águeda

Spain: Judge orders the detention of 7 of the 11 arrested in Operation Pandora

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Spain: Judge orders the detention of 7 of the 11 arrested in Operation Pandora

Using the server Riseup.net or reading the book “Contra la democràcia” ("Against democracy") are evidence used in order to justify their detention. [...]

December 17, 2014