El Universo Case: Quiroz Sets Date for Hearing

The cassation hearing date on case El Universo was set for Friday of February 10 at 09:00 (GMT) as one of the last actions of judge Luis Quiroz in his post as magistrate of the National Court of Justice (CNJ for its Spanish acronym). According to El Universo Newspaper, in the...

El Universo case Could be mediated by Judge Quiroz

The soon to be former president of Second Criminal Chamber of the National Court of Justice (CNJ for its Spanish acronym), Luis Quiroz, stated that he is willing to mediate between the Ecuadorian president Rafael Correa and the directors of El Universo newspaper. Last Tuesday,...

El Universo Case Defense Investigated by 2nd Criminal Chamber

The date set for the cassation hearing of El Universo newspaper is in the hands of the Second Criminal Chamber of the National Court of Justice. Yesterday the permanent deputy judges Luis Quiroz, Cesar Salinas, and Enrique Pacheco denied the challenge request made by the defense...

El Universo Case Could End in Nine Days

The defense of El Universo seeks that the new National Court of Justice (CNJ by its Spanish acronym) be the one that works on the process against the Perez brother, directors of the newspaper, along with the former opinion editor, Emilio Palacio, were sentenced to three years in...

A Female Judge is Now in Charge of El Universo Case

Edith Helen Mantilla Benitez became the newest member of the Second Criminal Chamberthat will resolve on September 13, the request of nullifying and appealing to the sentence against the directors of El Universo newspaper and its former editor of Opinion, Emilio Palacio. Mantilla...

El Universo Case: Aedep Asks to Cease Sue Against El Universo

The hearing to resolve the requests and appealing to the sentence against  El Universo case made by the Ecuadorian president Rafael Correa. The hearing was postponed until September 13 by the Second Criminal Chamber that handles the case. The motive for the postponed because the...