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Old 01-20-2014, 06:47 PM
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Well. At least he has the good sense to celebrate a low key birthday. Probably one of the few times he has exercised good judgement recently.
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Old 01-21-2014, 12:49 PM
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“I am convinced of the infanta’s innocence,” Rajoy tells interviewer

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Old 01-21-2014, 02:07 PM
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“I am convinced of the infanta’s innocence,” Rajoy tells interviewer

http://elpais.com/elpais/2014/01/21/...05_873473.html

Heights of sycophancy if not insulting the judicial process. We can understand this if it is happening in an absolute or atleast Thai-style monarchy..
Whats the need for a democratically elected PM to suck up to that 'infanta'?
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Old 01-21-2014, 02:27 PM
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Heights of sycophancy if not insulting the judicial process. We can understand this if it is happening in an absolute or atleast Thai-style monarchy..
Whats the need for a democratically elected PM to suck up to that 'infanta'?
totally. what a stupid remark of the president. let justice decide. that intervention was just unnecessary.
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Old 01-21-2014, 02:47 PM
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Rajoy is as corrupt as the political system, I am not surprised to see them patting on each other's backs.

What would surprise me is if it went any further for Cristina than answering a few questions. Her lawyers will do the rest.
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Old 01-21-2014, 03:44 PM
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Rajoy would better off staying out of it,he has enough problems of his own!
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Rajoy is as corrupt as the political system, I am not surprised to see them patting on each other's backs.

What would surprise me is if it went any further for Cristina than answering a few questions. Her lawyers will do the rest.
That's right. I doubt the judge even has energy going any further.
Rajoy and his power have been harassing the judge the last few months, as soon as Cristina was imputed, the prosecutor accused the judge with his personal agenda. Did the prosecutor not hear of Isabel Pantoja ? Of course he was taking the order from his boss, the minister of Justice whose boss is Rajoy. Christina's sales of 13 properties without paying tax was an identity error ? He really thought the Spaniards were idiots.
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Old 01-22-2014, 07:00 AM
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From the guardian

King Juan Carlos's daughter Princess Cristina is innocent, says Spanish PM | World news | theguardian.com
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Old 01-22-2014, 07:45 AM
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its nepotism of the worst kind
the spanish mp should say that justice is supposed to be independent or say nothing at all as its not his business, as if he had deeper knowledge about details.
i really hope that he and his corrupt lot will have to face justice one day themselves but of course like in so many other countries the ruling elite is not equal in front of justice.

i have the bad feeling that when jc is gone, spain will be paralyzed by a massive power struggle between monarchy and politics.
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The Infanta Cristina plans to drive down the ramp court

La infanta Cristina tiene previsto bajar en coche la rampa del juzgado | Realeza | Noticias hola.com
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El juez decano de Palma permite que la Infanta Cristina entre al juzgado en coche y evite el paseíllo - Bekia
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The chief judge of Palma allows the Infanta access to the courts by car
"By strict security reasons"

Terra Mobile España - El juez decano de Palma permite que la infanta acceda a los juzgados en coche
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The chief judge of Palma allows the Infanta access to the courts by car
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Terra Mobile España - El juez decano de Palma permite que la infanta acceda a los juzgados en coche
Does this mean that she gets to avoid the media outside?
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I would suggest that if the Spanish Primeminister has evidence of Infanta Christina's innocence, he should lodge it as soon as possibe with the Court/Judge and swear under oath the evidence that he has!
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Old 01-31-2014, 01:30 PM
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The chief judge of Palma allows the Infanta access to the courts by car
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Terra Mobile España - El juez decano de Palma permite que la infanta acceda a los juzgados en coche
how pathetic. even inaki was man enough to walk up to the court.
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I guess no "walk of shame" for the Princess.......
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I guess no "walk of shame" for the Princess.......
Somehow it seems worse, when someone who has so much behaves in such a stupid, greedy way.
When is enough $$$ enough?
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I guess no "walk of shame" for the Princess.......
No it seems not,we'll have to wait & see how this unfolds on February 8th.
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Does this mean that she gets to avoid the media outside?
The article in ABC says she will not address the media. Among other issues there are security concerns as they are expecting groups staging protests near the court house.
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Palma is prepared for the declaration of the Infanta Cristina


Palma se prepara para la declaración de la infanta Cristina | Realeza | Noticias hola.com
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