Police accused of regicide is pardoned by President Correa

Vinicio Castillo Carvajal, police accused of attempting to assassinate President Rafael Correa during the attacks of 30-S, and sentenced to 12 years in prison, was pardoned this Tuesday. Carvajal resorted to the pardon resource last September 18, and on December 17, the Interior...

Ernesto González did not talk about the events of 30-S in the presentation of his book

The former police chief Ernesto González chose not refer to the events of 30-S at the launch of his book “Testimony of a commander” (Testimonio de un comandante, for its Spanish name), despite the fact that in previous days his statements about police the revolt...

Mery Zamora asked the Constitutional Court for a hearing

Once the Constitutional Court (CC) initiated proceedings on the request of the Attorney General, which seeks to annul the judgment absolving the teacher Mery Zamora, her lawyers have demanded the agency to convene a hearing to defend the innocence of their client. Zamora, former...

Police officer involved in 30-S apologizes to President Correa

Police officer Vinicio Carvajal sent his apology to President Rafael Correa for his involvement in the attempted crime of assassination which, according to the court that sentenced him to twelve years in prison, was committed during the police uprising of September 30, 2010. The...

Six policemen related to the 30S were sentenced to 12 years in prison

The Seventh Criminal Court of Pichincha has issued a written decision confirming the one from last August 1, which sentence six policemen to 12 years imprisonment over attempted murder against the President of the Republic Rafael Correa during the events the September 30, 2010...

Hearing on 30S is suspended again

The legal situation of 17 policemen investigated for alleged insubordination on September 30, 2010, in Guayaquil, remains unresolved. On Monday, the Judge of Criminal Guarantees of Guayas, Yolanda Martinez, suspended the arraignment hearing and trial arrangement convened to issue...

Adjudication hearing is conducted against 6 police members for 30-S

Since last Tuesday has being performed the trial hearing against 6 members of the National Police, accused of the alleged crime of assassination attempt for the 30-S case. The hearing would last about a week. The Seventh Criminal Court of Pichincha, called 125 witnesses, of which...

Report on 30-S goes to the Prosecution

This Monday, the Committee established by the Executive to address the police uprising of September 30, 2010, will deliver the final report to the Attorney General, Galo Chiriboga, for its proper prosecution. According to Oscar Bonilla, member of the Commission, it is possible...