The investigating magistrate of the case of processPablo Llarena, issued an order this Tuesday in which he grants a period of ten days to the former Catalan president Carles Puigdemont and the former minister Antoni Comín to justify the presentation of an appeal and, where appropriate, a request for suspension before he Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU) of the agreement of the European Parliament to grant the request made at the time by the judge.
The instructor of the Supreme Court makes this decision once the deadline to file an appeal against the sentence adopted on July 5, 2023 by the General Court of the European Union (TGUE) which ratified the decision of the European Parliament to grant the request against both and, therefore, to withdraw their immunity.
Last Friday, Puigdemont and Comín appealed to the CJEU against the decision of the General Court of the EU to withdraw their immunity as MEPs, but they have not yet presented precautionary measures to suspend this ruling.
On July 27, Judge Llarena agreed to consider presented the requests of the Prosecutor’s Office and the private prosecution Vox to reactivate the Euro-orders and international arrest warrants against Puigdemont and Comín, but established that he would rule on them when the CJEU decided. rule on possible precautionary measures that both defendants could present against the decision of the TGEU.
The instructor now gives the former Catalan president ten days before adopting any decision on the reactivation of the euroorder