Alleged embezzlement in judicial deposits

By their alleged authorship in an offence of embezzlement, seven former executives of the Banco Nacional de Fomento (BNF), Guayaquil branch, face an appeal to trial with pre-trial detention order. Such crime would have affected by nearly a million dollars to various courts of the...

Assange Defense requests that the interrogation be conducted in London

This Wednesday, the Swedish lawyers from Julian Assange, founder of WikiLeaks, asked the interrogation to be conducted at the Embassy of Ecuador in London, where he is being held, regarding the allegations of rape against him in Sweden. Assange fears the extradition to the United...

Ecuadorian Government declares Judicial Emergency

Last Monday, the Ecuadorian president, Rafael Correa, declared a judicial emergency to ensure legal services in a controversial transition period of the courts and judges. Correa’s decree will last for 60 days and it will permit the government to mobilize the judiciary throughout...