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The Belgian prosecutor's office calls for a new view in the ' Puigdemont case '

The public prosecutor's office wants the Brussels judge to determine in what terms the open cause has been filed after the Supreme Court's decision to withdraw the arrest warrant

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The Belgian prosecutor's office calls for a new view in the ' Puigdemont case '

The decision of last Tuesday of magistrate of Supreme Court Paul Llarena to withdraw Euroorden dictated to stop in his Belgian refuge to Carles Puigdemont and four of his exadvisors does not definitively close judicial route in Brussels. The Belgian prosecutor's Office has submitted a letter to request holding of a new view on situation of former President of Generalitat and his companions. In this case, in order to determine how and in what terms open cause has been filed in Belgium following fact that Spain is in Euroorden, as revealed by legal sources. The defenses of Puigdemont and Exadvisors trust after this second sight, magistrate will make some kind of pronouncement on action of Spanish judicial authorities in whole procedure.

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Two of m, Antoni Comealn and Meritxell Serret, already point to this point in a written presentation this Thursday before national audience to desist from appeal that y had presented, precisely, against request for arrest against m Judge Carmen licked it. In that writing, to which country has had access, lawyers of both affirm that although supreme has withdrawn Euroorden, in his opinion, "to avoid that by Belgian justice it Pronunciasen on a series of causes of nullity", that has not prevented that se are (n) "still under discussion in Belgium".

Sources of ir defense confirm that with this last expression y refer to request of Belgian prosecutor's office to hold this second view in which y hope to be able to raise again allegations. In particular, on alleged violation of fundamental rights that – as lawyers of ate and Serret remember in brief presented this Thursday before national audience-is one of arguments that y have "in procedure that is followed in Spain".

In this writing presented to second chamber of national audience – which was posted on Thursday to discuss appeal now desisted-, lawyers of two exadvisors also ensure that car of Judge Llarena by one who withdrew euroórdenes of Detention "implicitly comes to recognize that this order had been dictated without attending to actual situation of procedure" in Spain and " personal circumstances" of former members of government against whom it was addressed. And y insist that re are "or means less burdensome" than arrest to make statements to m all.


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