One other door that’s closed to Oriol Junqueras. The Basic Court docket of the European Union has declared this Tuesday “inadmissible” the attraction filed by the previous vice chairman of the Generalitat in opposition to the choice taken in January by the European Parliament to vacate his seat as an MEP. The court docket provides that what the European Parliament did was “report” on a authorized scenario “derived from a choice of the Spanish authorities.”
Earlier than, the European Justice had rejected as much as two events the precautionary measures that the Catalan independence chief had requested within the framework of this process. First by means of an order issued in March of this yr by the Vice-President of the Basic Court docket, after which in October by means of an order by the Vice-President of the Court docket of Justice of the EU, the very best occasion.
The previous Catalan vice chairman, sentenced to 13 years in jail for sedition and embezzlement inside the framework of the trial of the procés, he demanded that the suspension of Parliament’s resolution to verify the emptiness of his seat be declared.
The Eurocamara took observe in January of the election of Junqueras as an MEP with impact from July 2 of the earlier yr however he registered the emptiness of his seat with impact from January 3, 2020.
This resolution was adopted after the Central Electoral Board (JEC) declared Junqueras ineligible. for having been sentenced to a custodial sentence and that the Supreme Court docket agreed final January that the ERC chief couldn’t go to the European Parliament to swear in workplace or course of the request for the suspension of parliamentary immunity earlier than it.