Former speaker of the Parliament of Catalonia was released from prison on bail

Former speaker of the Parliament of Catalonia Carme Forcadell out of the prison of Madrid, the Alcala-Meco after paying a Deposit of €150 thousand, according to the publication El Pais.

Forcadell spent one night in prison on November 10.

She took his passport and forbidden to leave the country. In addition, the ex-speaker will have each week to appear in the Supreme court of Spain.

If at least one of these conditions is violated, Forcadell will return to prison.

The Supreme court of Spain arrested Forcadell at the request of the Prosecutor’s office on 9 November.

The government of Catalonia declared that October 1 is the referendum, the secession of the region from Spain supported 90,18% of participants of plebiscite. Voter turnout was 43%. In clashes with security forces who blocked part of polling stations were affected 893 people.

On 27 October, the Catalan Parliament adopted a resolution which declares independence from Spain.

In response, the Spanish Senate has allowed the government to introduce in Catalonia direct rule. Senators voted for the activation of article 155 of the Constitution, which allows to take enforcement action for the implementation of Catalonia to its constitutional obligations.

Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy announced that the Catalan Parliament dissolved, new elections are scheduled for December 21. He also terminated the powers of the government of Catalonia and the head of Carles Pokdemon.

28 Oct Madrid deprived Catalonia autonomy and took responsibility for the management of the region. The head of Catalonia, the Spanish authorities appointed the Deputy Chairman of the government of the country Saens Soraya de Santamaría.

November 2, Spain’s national court decided to detain eight members of the ousted government of Catalonia. Putteman at a hearing in Madrid has not arrived.

The court of Spain signed a warrant for his arrest, and four of his associates.

On 5 November, Putteman and four of his associates surrendered to Belgian police. The court forbade them to leave Belgium and obliged to inform the authorities of their whereabouts. However, on 6 November, they were released.

Former speaker of the Parliament of Catalonia was released from prison on bail 10.11.2017

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