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Putin critic Browder detained, then freed by Spanish police

May 30 2018

MADRID British businessman Bill Browder, a prominent Kremlin critic, was detained and then released by Spanish police on Wednesday, after a warrant from Russia for his arrest for tax evasion was found to be invalid, police said. | Video

Stuhl von Spaniens Regierungschef Rajoy wackelt

May 25 2018

Madrid Spaniens konservativer Regierungschef Mariano Rajoy muss im Strudel einer Korruptionsaffäre seiner Partei um sein Amt bangen.

Spanish court says proposed Catalan leader must stay in jail

Mar 09 2018

MADRID Spain's Supreme Court on Friday turned down a request by Catalan regional presidential candidate Jordi Sanchez to be allowed out of jail to attend a parliamentary session to swear in a new leader, in a further blow to the region's bid to split from Spain.

Spanish Supreme Court orders arrest of former Catalan MP Anna Gabriel

Feb 21 2018

MADRID/ZURICH Spain's Supreme Court ordered the arrest of former Catalan member of parliament Anna Gabriel after she failed to appear in court on Wednesday to answer charges related to the region's independence campaign.

Spanish Supreme Court orders arrest of former Catalan MP Anna Gabriel

Feb 21 2018

MADRID/ZURICH Spain's Supreme Court ordered the arrest of former Catalan member of parliament Anna Gabriel after she failed to appear in court on Wednesday to answer charges related to the region's independence push.

Spain's Supreme Court refuses bail for former Catalonia cabinet members

Dec 04 2017

MADRID Spain's Supreme Court refused bail on Monday for two Catalan pro-independence leaders accused of sedition ahead of regional elections that Madrid hopes will defuse the nation's worst political crisis in four decades.

Former Catalan cabinet members appear before Supreme Court

Dec 01 2017

MADRID A judge will give his ruling on Monday on whether eight pro-independence Catalan politicians charged with sedition should be released from custody so they can contest a regional election set for Dec. 21, judicial sources said on Friday. | Video

Jailed former Catalan vice-president accepts Madrid rule: lawyer

Nov 28 2017

MADRID Imprisoned former vice-president of Catalonia Oriol Junqueras and three other jailed members of his ERC party will abide by a ruling giving Madrid control over the region, their defense lawyer said on Tuesday.

Ex-Catalan leader urges unity as window for secessionist pact closes

Nov 07 2017

MADRID Catalonia's deposed leader Carles Puigdemont urged the region's political forces on Tuesday to unite against Spain, as a window for him to seal an electoral pact with other pro-independence parties began to close.

Spanish judge orders custody for Catalan leaders pending trial

Nov 02 2017

MADRID A Spanish judge ordered nine Catalan secessionist leaders to be held in custody on Thursday pending a potential trial over the region's independence push. | Video

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