The Media Freedom Rapid Response has expressed concerns over the terrorism investigation by the Spanish authorities of journalist Jesús Rodríguez Sellés. The journalist left Spain for Switzerland citing a lack of guarantees for practicing his profession and the threat of arbitrary arrest in Spain. Rodríguez Sellés is an award-winning Catalan journalist working for La Directa. In November 2023, after...
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European Arrest Warrant under Spanish Jurisdiction
Spanish applicable Law: Law 23/2014, of November 20, on mutual recognition of criminal resolutions in the European Union (Last amendment in July 2021) Spanish Courts competent to review EAWs: Juzgado Central de Instrucción of the Audiencia Nacional. Juzgado Central de Menores de la Audiencia Nacional if the person claimed is a minor. Both are based...
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