The prosecutor investigated for leaking knowledge from Ayuso's boyfriend resigns from the protection of the State Attorney | EUROtoday

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The State Attorney General, Álvaro García Ortiz, despatched a letter this Monday to the Superior Court of Justice of Madrid (TSJM) the place he admitted having given “express and direct” directions to disseminate the press launch with confidential details about Isabel Daz Ayuso's boyfriend, the businessman Alberto González Amadoraccused of tax fraud and doc falsification.

However, the case that the TSJM retains open will not be directed in opposition to García Ortiz however in opposition to the provincial chief prosecutor of Madrid, Pilar Rodriguezand the prosecutor of the Economic Crimes Section, Julin Salto. The lawyer common, by advantage of the place, is seated earlier than the Second Chamber of the Supreme Court.

According to authorized sources THE WORLDRodríguez will likely be defended within the process initiated for against the law of unveiling secrets and techniques by the State Attorney – the lawyer will symbolize her. Zaida Isabel Fernndez– whereas prosecutor Salto has renounced being represented by the State's authorized companies and has opted to tackle a non-public protection. His protection has been assumed by the lawyer Valeriano Hernandez Tavera.

As reported by this media, on March 13, Julin Salto needed to go away a Champions League match – Atlético de Madrid in opposition to Inter Milan – when he acquired the order to ship the outcomes to his superiors. mails exchanged with the lawyer of Ayuso's boyfriend.

In the Madrid Prosecutor's Office they think about him a sufferer of García Ortiz's actions, a indisputable fact that has led to a wave of solidarity from his colleagues in direction of him, with prosecutors who’ve even proposed making a crowdfunding to finance the price of his protection by renouncing to be defended by the State Attorney. “He limited himself to following orders and ended up being investigated and risking his career,” prosecutor sources summarize in regards to the circumstances surrounding Julin Salto.

Salto's resignation from being represented by the State's authorized companies is critical since this prosecutor, whom his colleagues describe as “prudent”, “hardworking” and “discreet”, has transmitted a transparent message to those that have supplied him with their help. in current weeks: “When they ask me, I'll tell everything that happened.”

For his half, the State Attorney General defended yesterday that the TSJM lacks jurisdiction to analyze the details associated to the dissemination of the aforementioned word, since its publication wouldn’t have occurred with out his prior authorization and urged that the case be taken over. the Supreme Court, the physique earlier than which it’s registered.

This motion by the State Attorney General happens 48 hours earlier than the highest chief prosecutor of Madrid testifies, Almudena Lastrawho, as this newspaper revealed, acquired the direct order – each verbally and by whatsapp– of García Ortiz to ship to the media the word with the small print of the negotiation held between the lawyer of Alberto González Amador, the prosecutor Carlos Neiraand the Madrid prosecutor as a way to attain an settlement of conformity.

Garca Ortiz already assumed accountability for the press launch at an institutional occasion held on the Prosecutor's headquarters on April 15. This assertion, based on the lawyer common, was geared toward settling hypothesis about his infamous and important participation within the issuance of the press launch.

Likewise, within the letter despatched yesterday to the TSJM, the State Attorney General acknowledges that it was he who requested that the emails exchanged between prosecutor Salto and lawyer Neira be despatched. In view of the aforementioned journalistic publications, as the very best management of the Public Prosecutor's Office, I used to be within the forwarding of the emails exchanged between the Economic Crimes Section of the Provincial Prosecutor's Office of Madrid and the protection of the investigated Gonzlez Amador.

In his letter, the pinnacle of the Public Ministry describes it as stunning, to say the least, that it’s completely the members of the Public Prosecutor's Office who’re judicially investigated for these occasions.