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From emergency processing to extensions. There isn’t any settlement between the PSOE and Junts on the amnesty, so the socialists have requested the Congress Board – through which they’ve a majority together with Sumar – to increase the deadline to debate and vote on the opinion of the Amnesty Law within the Justice Commission.

After Junts overturned the amendments, the governing physique of the Lower House gave the Justice Commission 15 days to achieve a brand new settlement, and that deadline expires subsequent Wednesday the twenty first. Well, on Saturday the deputy spokesperson for The socialists, Montse Mnguez, offered a letter to the desk through which she requests to increase the deadline to be able to persuade Carles Puigdemont.

This Sunday, the PP got here out in pressure to criticize the newest parliamentary motion of the socialists. Sources from the Popular Parliamentary Group have assured that the PSOE is asking for time “to continue digesting the demands of its independence partners.” “There were two options: that Junts would give in or that Sánchez would swallow. It seems evident that the postponement they are requesting is to advance the second,” they added.

“The Sánchez Presidency is based on saying everything its partners ask for. That is why they already say that, in the area of ​​independence, there will be two types of criminals: those who are amnestied and those who are pardoned. No one will be left out of the interested generosity of a weak president,” they added.

“The same people who were looking for an urgent procedure and shortening deadlines, even if it was irregular, are now asking for extensions,” the favored ones have mockingly stated.

The causes for 'no'

To clarify their refusal to the amendments agreed upon by the PSOE with the remainder of its companions, Puigdemont and Miriam Nogueras demanded, after the newest fiasco in Congress, a “commitment to a comprehensive, complete amnesty, without exclusions.”

The reality is that Puigdemont himself may very well be excluded from the amnesty relying on the event of judicial investigations into doable terrorist crimes within the 'procs' that he led. “They want us to trust that these conspiratorial judges and prosecutors will give us justice? What do they think, since we don't know them? There is only one way to stop their patriotic impulse: to make a more solid law, without so many loopholes,” stated Puigdemont.

“We are not going to move on from the commitment to include everyone,” stated Carles Puigdemont, whereas sources from La Moncloa assured this newspaper that they weren’t going to maneuver on from the agreed amendments, as a result of modifying the textual content would imply placing into query. its constitutionality in peril


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