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Spanish Judge Orders Arrest Warrants for Chinese Leaders on Day Before Spanish Parliament Vote on Legal Reform

World  (tags: Tibet, Spain, China, world, humanrights, violence, law )

- 1461 days ago -
Spanish lawyers working on the lawsuits against the Chinese leaders said that the new move by Judge Ismael Moreno was evidence that the case will now progress, even though the ruling is against the wishes of the Spanish government, under pressure from...

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Lona G (85)
Saturday February 22, 2014, 8:19 am
Very good to hear that Spanish lawyers are not going to let themselves get bullied, neither by the Chinese nor by their own government.

"Today’s development sends a strong signal to the Spanish government about the independence of the judiciary, as well as to the Chinese leadership." Excellent!

Justin Vale (13)
Saturday February 22, 2014, 9:51 am
yeah, but china was going to pour money in.
look at the unemployment rate there. isn't like over 20%?
these judges got jobs.
i can't believe they did it anyway. and china went full court pressure on this one.

Past Member (0)
Saturday February 22, 2014, 2:26 pm
Thanks for the article, important issue. noted.

Elizabeth M (65)
Saturday February 22, 2014, 8:03 pm
Noted with dismay that just maybe Spain will go with the new law, before these Chinese go to court for major abuse in Tibet. This would be terrible!!! Also in the international circle it will make Spain look bad - serves their own right for taking so long on this. TIBET SHOULD BE FREE AFTER ALL THESE YEARS OF ABUSE!
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