Catalan parliament speaker Roger Torrent said on Monday that Jordi Sanchez – the jailed former head of pro-independence civic group Catalan National Assembly – was being nominated for a second time, following a message from the United Nations Human Rights Committee in support of his political rights.
“If the Supreme Court does not comply with the (UN) resolution it will be irreparably damaging to the political rights of Jordi Sanchez and the Spanish state will not be meeting its international o...

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