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Forum: Infanta Cristina, Iñaki Urdangarín and Family 01-02-2015, 09:49 PM
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Posted By GracieGiraffe
:previous: Exactly the question I wanted...

:previous:

Exactly the question I wanted to ask. If this is reliable, then this is quite a revelation.
Forum: Infanta Cristina, Iñaki Urdangarín and Family 12-22-2014, 05:42 PM
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Posted By GracieGiraffe
Sounds like that payment was a hail Mary pass

Sounds like that payment was a hail Mary pass
Forum: Infanta Cristina, Iñaki Urdangarín and Family 12-15-2014, 07:13 PM
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Posted By GracieGiraffe
I'm not sure, but I would not be surprised if it...

I'm not sure, but I would not be surprised if it were much worse. First of all, this would in all likelihood be a federal RICO - which encompasses much more than racketeering - it covers things like...
Forum: Infanta Cristina, Iñaki Urdangarín and Family 12-09-2014, 06:34 PM
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Posted By GracieGiraffe
In addition, I think this amount of time reflects...

In addition, I think this amount of time reflects the possibility of consecutive sentences for more than one crime.
Forum: Infanta Cristina, Iñaki Urdangarín and Family 12-08-2014, 11:25 PM
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Posted By GracieGiraffe
Hmmm, I suddenly thought of the Orange is the New...

Hmmm, I suddenly thought of the Orange is the New Black series - only this one will be Orange is the New Purple.
Forum: Infanta Cristina, Iñaki Urdangarín and Family 12-08-2014, 10:56 PM
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Posted By GracieGiraffe
For the prosecutors to play this kind of...

For the prosecutors to play this kind of hardball, they either have an awful lot on him, or the public won't stand for anything less, or both.
Forum: Infanta Cristina, Iñaki Urdangarín and Family 11-15-2014, 04:34 PM
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Posted By GracieGiraffe
There is no way - no way - she will renounce or...

There is no way - no way - she will renounce or give up anything unless she feels the need to throw a Hail Mary pass.
Forum: Infanta Cristina, Iñaki Urdangarín and Family 11-13-2014, 06:51 PM
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Posted By GracieGiraffe
I'll bet that when they talk about 15-20 years...

I'll bet that when they talk about 15-20 years that would mean consecutive, maximum terms for each charge. I doubt that will happen.
Forum: Infanta Cristina, Iñaki Urdangarín and Family 11-09-2014, 07:58 AM
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Posted By GracieGiraffe
You choose to ignore why it's a crime to charge...

You choose to ignore why it's a crime to charge Harry Potter books back to Noos and not declare it, a minor example of several items. :whistling:

Let's take a look at this article:

Spain's...
Forum: Infanta Cristina, Iñaki Urdangarín and Family 11-08-2014, 10:34 PM
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Posted By GracieGiraffe
Let me tell you what I do know: 1) I know...

Let me tell you what I do know:

1) I know that prosecutors drop charges for many, many reasons, and not all of them are related to the guilt of the person or lack thereof (even when they state...
Forum: Infanta Cristina, Iñaki Urdangarín and Family 11-08-2014, 03:03 PM
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Posted By GracieGiraffe
Well, all that and the tax evasion...

Well, all that and the tax evasion charges.....:ermm:
Forum: Infanta Cristina, Iñaki Urdangarín and Family 11-07-2014, 08:34 PM
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Posted By GracieGiraffe
I don't think it will affect them - they have...

I don't think it will affect them - they have managed to distance themselves from it, and I think most people realize that you can't pick your relatives...



I hope that the kids have some...
Forum: Infanta Cristina, Iñaki Urdangarín and Family 11-07-2014, 07:53 AM
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Posted By GracieGiraffe
Mel Brooks was right my royal-watching friends, ...

Mel Brooks was right my royal-watching friends,

"It's good to be the king!"

:royalrobes:
Forum: Infanta Cristina, Iñaki Urdangarín and Family 11-05-2014, 04:34 PM
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Posted By GracieGiraffe
I'll put a cyber $50 on no imputation for the...

I'll put a cyber $50 on no imputation for the reasons you stated.
Forum: Infanta Cristina, Iñaki Urdangarín and Family 08-03-2014, 07:19 PM
Replies: 1,765
Views: 196,999
Posted By GracieGiraffe
Well, it's true that you learn something new...

Well, it's true that you learn something new every day. Thanks for the info!
Forum: Infanta Cristina, Iñaki Urdangarín and Family 08-03-2014, 06:11 PM
Replies: 1,765
Views: 196,999
Posted By GracieGiraffe
I thought either term was correct, or am I wrong?...

I thought either term was correct, or am I wrong? :flowers:

If you marry in you are only an princess, not an infanta, but an infanta is a princess??
Forum: Infanta Cristina, Iñaki Urdangarín and Family 07-25-2014, 04:48 PM
Replies: 1,765
Views: 196,999
Posted By GracieGiraffe
I doubt they'll both go to prison if convicted....

I doubt they'll both go to prison if convicted. But I am sure there are enough Bourbons and Urdangarins to go around to take in the kids. And at the rate the Spanish system works, they may have all...
Forum: Infanta Cristina, Iñaki Urdangarín and Family 07-25-2014, 02:15 PM
Replies: 1,765
Views: 196,999
Posted By GracieGiraffe
Love this comment from the comment section: ...

Love this comment from the comment section:

" The leaked video of her testimony was a sequence of arrogant monosyllabic “don’t remember” replies. Perhaps these emails will suddenly jog her memory...
Forum: Infanta Cristina, Iñaki Urdangarín and Family 07-07-2014, 07:58 AM
Replies: 1,765
Views: 196,999
Posted By GracieGiraffe
I just said they are entitled to their opinions -...

I just said they are entitled to their opinions - I'd just like to know how they have reached these conclusions.
Forum: Infanta Cristina, Iñaki Urdangarín and Family 07-06-2014, 11:35 PM
Replies: 1,765
Views: 196,999
Posted By GracieGiraffe
Well, like everyone else, Constantine is...

Well, like everyone else, Constantine is certainly entitled to his opinion - but what does he base it on, I'm wondering.
Forum: Infanta Cristina, Iñaki Urdangarín and Family 07-06-2014, 10:42 PM
Replies: 1,765
Views: 196,999
Posted By GracieGiraffe
Unfortunately, I do have to agree with you -...

Unfortunately, I do have to agree with you - although I do wish truth and justice will prevail for anyone and everyone involved. But that is not how it works for the rich and powerful.



I an...
Forum: Infanta Cristina, Iñaki Urdangarín and Family 06-30-2014, 08:17 PM
Replies: 1,765
Views: 196,999
Posted By GracieGiraffe
I'd like to think that we are now going to get to...

I'd like to think that we are now going to get to the bottom of this.
Forum: Infanta Cristina, Iñaki Urdangarín and Family 06-23-2014, 11:43 AM
Replies: 1,765
Views: 196,999
Posted By GracieGiraffe
I do too. I think that golden parachute to D.C....

I do too. I think that golden parachute to D.C. and not telling authorities was part of the cover up - an accessory after the fact at least morally even if legally there is no such thing here. But...
Forum: Infanta Cristina, Iñaki Urdangarín and Family 06-23-2014, 11:25 AM
Replies: 1,765
Views: 196,999
Posted By GracieGiraffe
You're both right of course - the children are...

You're both right of course - the children are the real victims here, but I don't think anyone thinks justice should not prevail in the same way it works for any other family in similar...
Forum: Infanta Cristina, Iñaki Urdangarín and Family 06-23-2014, 10:10 AM
Replies: 1,765
Views: 196,999
Posted By GracieGiraffe
Yes, but I bet JC was tipped off as to when...

Yes, but I bet JC was tipped off as to when exactly this would happen, the strength of the evidence, and the intent of the prosecution, regarding possibility of pleas, etc.

From the time I heard...
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