30-S: Correa Will Appeal Against Court Decision

Ecuadorian President, Rafael Correa announced yesterday that he will appeal to the resolution of the judges of 5th Criminal Court of Guarantees regarding the absolution of police Coronel Cesar Carrion. Correa accused judge Hugo Sierra of pardoning the man that screamed, “kill the...

Immediate freedom for the four accused by the 30-S

Five minutes before 18:00 yesterday, the Fifth Criminal Court of Pichincha ratified the innocence of Colonel César Carrión, former director of the Police Hospital, and the gendarmes Luis Martínez, Luis Bahamonde, and Jaime Vinicio Paucar. They were accused of attempted murder...

Witness defends Accused of 30-S

The testimony that officer Liber Intriago gave yesterday on the Fifth Criminal Court, Police defended the innocence of Luis Martinez, accused of threatening to kill President Rafael Correa on patrol radio during the police revolt that occurred on September 30th (30-S), 2010....

Hearing against Cesar Carrion Is Expected to Conclude today

This morning, Coronel Cesar Carrion hearing was adjourned until 3H00pm because the prosecutor called again the presidential adviser Francisco  Latorre to expand its version in Martinez case. Latorre, who presented his testimony on Monday, was due to return to the audience, while...