Pachakutik will submit to the CC an initiative for referendum

The leadership of the Pachakutik movement intends to approach the Constitutional Court (CC) to submit a list of questions for a referendum. This will be on March 19, before the march organized by social organizations, at 16:00. The legislator of this group, Magali Orellana,...

Sharon Stone asks that MCSquared complaint be by arbitration process

US actress Sharon Stone, who was scheduled to visit Ecuador last year, asked to a court in New York that the complaint filed against her by the company MCSquared PR be vented in an arbitral rather than judicial process. Through a document, Stone’s lawyers request to the...

Requests for popular consultation are waiting to be approved

Three requests of popular consultation of Sociedad Patriotica (SP), Democracia Sí and Compromiso Ecuador, respectively, are being analyzed in the Constitutional Court (CC) and the National Electoral Council (CNE for its Spanish acronym). These groups of different political...

CC calls Mery Zamora to an audience for events of the 30S

Mery Zamora, former president of the National Union of Educators (UNE for its Spanish acronym), was convened by the Constitutional Court (CC) to a public hearing in which the outcome of an extraordinary action for injunction filed by the Attorney General of the State shall be...

Court denies the protection action of Fausto Camacho in CNE contest

The designation of the two new members of the National Electoral Council (CNE for its Spanish acronym) will be held next week, once the ordinary justice dismissed the last protection action raised against the Citizen Selection Commission, in charge of conducting the merit and...

15 former military officers and civilians were sentenced to life imprisonment for genocide in Argentina dictatorship

Fifteen civilians and retired military officers were sentenced on this Friday October 24 to life imprisonment for violations of human rights committed in a clandestine detention center in Argentina’s last dictatorship (1976-1983), the court informed. The accused were tried...

Court ratifies that Mayor Nebot was not notified of Las Dolores trial

The President of the Provincial Court of Guayas, Julio Aguayo, confirmed on October 14 to the Expreso daily that he did not notify the Mayor of Guayaquil, Jaime Nebot, of the trial hearing in the case Las Dolores, which was convened on Monday October 13 by the Criminal Chamber of...

Justin Bieber will go to court on August 5

According to the website elnuevoherald.com, it has been set a new date for the hearing to which Justin Bieber shall appear after being charged for driving under narcotics effects and resisting to an arrest. Judge William Altfield ordered the new date after the artist’s...
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