El Nacional

Spanish Constitutional Court consummates its challenge to Sánchez and halts judicial reform

A divided Court agrees on the interim measures demanded by the opposition PP and halts judicial reform bill in upper house

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El Nacional

Saskia Bricmont, MEP: “Spain tried to silence the victims of Catalangate”

Greens MEP on the Pegasus committee criticizes Spain for its refusal to explain the espionage on Catalan independentism

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Vilaweb

Amnesty International concerned by Spain’s proposal of public order crime redifinition

Amnesty International has issued a statement criticizing some aspects of the reform of the Spanish penal code agreed between the Spanish government and ERC.

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Catalan News

‘Scotland and Catalonia have inalienable right to self-determination’

Catalonia’s pro-independence camp voices support for Scottish counterparts after UK supreme court rules against new referendum

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Vilaweb

Spain to replace crime of sedition with aggravated public disorder

Catalonia’s pro-independence camp is far away from convinced by the reform, except for ERC

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Vilaweb

Marcel Kolaja: “The main political groups are doing all they can to thwart a fact-finding mission to Spain”

An interview with Marcel Kolaja, a Czech MEP, a member of the Bureau of the European Parliament and the Pegasus Commission, on Catalangate’s impact in Brussels

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El Nacional

Spain’s PSOE and PP veto giving official EU status to Catalan, Basque and Galician

Despite Spain’s claim that it supports EU use of these 3 languages, the major parties don’t want to make them official

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Catalan News

Independence activists denounce ‘mass political espionage’ in Brussels

Former Catalan National Assembly president says scandal shouldn’t have “paralyzing” effect on movement.

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El Nacional

Spanish authorities carried out mass phone tapping of Catalan pro-independence left

The Spanish Civil Guard and National Police tapped the phones of around 40 CDR and left-wing pro-independence activists

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Vilaweb

Trial of Catalonia’s former Parliament speaker for disobedience begins

Three other chamber bureau members also face fines and disqualification.

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