Indigenous challenge the Constitutional Court resolution

The Cotopaxi Indigenous leadership challenged the judgment of the Constitutional Court (CC) in order to annul it, which according to the organization, eliminates the powers of indigenous justice. The appeal was presented by lawyers Raul Ilaquiche and Carlos Poveda, and...

Pachakutik will process amnesty for Jimenez in the Assembly

The political party Pachakutik will submit an amnesty project for several people within fifteen days. Between these people appear the Assemblyman Cléver Jiménez, who received in recent days by the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights (IACHR), precautionary measures on his...
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Members of the CNE will not Participate in Forged Signatures Case

The members of the National Electoral Council (CNE for its Spanish acronym) will not participate in the Prosecutors’ Office investigation on the case of forged signatures, in which only the leaders of political parties and movements with irregularities in their signatures, will...
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National Assembly Calls for Lourdes Tiban’s Statements

The National Assembly President, Fernando Cordero, announced that the institution has requested the prosecution to call for statements of Assemblywoman from Pachakutik, Lourdes Tiban, on the signature purchase case. “Lourdes Tiban has made an enormous contribution to the...
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Ecuador’s leftist Groups Prepare for the Primaries

The presidential candidate that will represent the leftist groups of Ecuador for the upcoming elections of 2013 will be democratically elected in the Plurinational Coordinator Assembly, to be held on May 18 in Quito. Candidates from different political parties such as Pachakutik,...
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Lourdes Tiban Announced Herself as Pachakutik Candidate to the Presidency

On May 18, Lourdes Tiban current Assembly woman of Cotopaxi Province, will be presented at a national level as frontrunner for the presidency of Ecuador. Members of the multinational political movement Pachakutik (PK) held yesterday a meeting to elect their representatives to...

Correa Talks about the Ecuadorian Media on his National Report

Today Ecuadorian president Rafael Correa questioned the legitimacy of the private media to inform. Correa gave these statements during his report to the Nation in the National Assembly. According to the Ecuadorian leader this is the first time in modern history that Ecuador seeks...

Tapia’s 30-S Hearing Was Declared Reserved by Judge

This morning, judge Renato Vasquez declared reserved the adjudication hearing against police colonel, Rolando Tapia, and five other former members of the legislative guard accused of alleged assault on public safety. The decision came after PAIS militants entered the auditorium...
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