The Council of Europe Denounces the Politicization of Spanish Justice : Joseph Goded

The Spanish political and judiciarysystems are prime examples of what should not be allowed in a democracy.

Who does the Spanish acting PM Pedro Sánchez think he is ‘a dictator;, for have enough of them.

Josep Goded

On Wednesday, the Council of Europe denounced the politicization of Spanish justice. The report of the Group of States Against Corruption (GRECO), the institution’s anti-corruption monitoring body, criticized the system of selection of members of the Spanish judiciary and demanded that the government of Pedro Sánchez “formalize” the publication of communications with the prosecution. The organization also demanded that the fiscal ministry act ”decisively” to advance its “autonomy, integrity and accountability.”

“GRECO concluded by saying that the country has fully implemented only two out of eleven recommendations. Eight recommendations have been partly implemented; one unimplemented.” 

GRECO looked at how Spain’s top judiciary jobs are chosen, calling for “further improvements to be made regarding the appointment system of the General Council of the Judiciary (CGPJ) and top ranks of the judiciary.”

Spanish acting PM Pedro Sánchez was involved in controversy just before the November 10 election, when…

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