Defense team of Martinelli lays out plan to fight the punctures case


The defense of former President Ricardo Martinelli announced, in total, 28 testimonial evidence, 87 documentaries, 4 expert opinions and 132 interview documents for them to be evaluated by the judge of guarantees, Jerónimo Mejía, in the hearing of the process that is followed by the exmandatario the punctures.

Moltó, Pérez and Garuz, witnesses of former President Martinelli
Fiscal magistrate asks to reject the objections of Ricardo Martinelli
Ex-president Ricardo Martinelli points to two of his former ministers
Court denies bail of release to Ricardo Martinelli
Among the testimonial evidence, the defense invoked several officials of the National Security Council (CSN) and the Directorate of Judicial Investigation, which were already interviewed by the prosecution. He will also resort to interviews and statements made by President Juan Carlos Varela; the ex-presidents Martín Torrijos Espino and Ernesto Pérez Balladares; former vice president Samuel Lewis Navarro; Mayor José Blandón Figueroa and his father, José Blandón Castillo; and the deputies José Luis Varela Rodríguez, José Muñoz Molina and Zulay Rodríguez.

The defense informed that it will also resort to an extension of the investigation made by Gustavo Pérez, former head of the CSN, on February 4, 2015, in which he alleged that he had been interrogated under torture and physical and psychological mistreatment.


No Comments

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Every swing is coming up a miss as powers try to stifle Mulino and “Realizing Goals”.

The lawyers recalled that Mulino’s candidacy has already participated in the voting process. The jurists Miguel Antonio Bernal, Italo Antinori, Juan Carlos Araúz and José Alberto Álvarez requested on the morning of this Monday, April 29, to the plenary session of the Supreme Court of Justice, through the rapporteur …

Massive fall from grace for one of most successful soccer players of recent memory.

Former “Barcelona FC” star has earned well over 100 million Euros over career, unable to post bail. The footballer’s defense continues trying to raise the sum for bail from his entourage, without being able to make it effective throughout this morning. The former FC Barcelona player Dani Alves will …

Absence of Martinelli has even more consequences on election than his inclusion. Martinelli’s lawyer, Carlos Carrillo, announced that he filed an appeal for clarification of the cassation and warns that the criminal actions have not yet ended. The eventual disqualification of the presidential candidate due to the alliance between the Realizing Goals (RM) party and the Alianza party, Ricardo Martinelli, according …