The Court of Auditors has accepted that the Generalitat of Catalonia endorse more than 30 former high-ranking officials with public money to face the nine million euros buried in the pro-independence process. The body, after a first refusalhas accepted the guarantees of the Catalan administration through the Catalan Institute of Finance so that they can recover the bail, he has made this decision with two votes in favor and one against, according to the newspaper. The country.
The State Attorney avoids ruling on the legality of the guarantees to those prosecuted by the procés
The case affects a total of 34 senior officials, including presidents Carles Puigdemont and Artur Mas and several convicted by the procés such as Oriol Junqueras, Dolors Bassa, Raül Romeva and Jordi Turull as well as escapees such as Toni Comín, Clara Ponsatí or Lluís Puig, among many others.
The Court had unified two processes followed by the accounting responsibility of the procés: the more than 4 million used to organize the illegal referendum and the 5.4 million used to promote the independence initiative abroad. A total of 9.5 million euros in a provisional liquidation act and in bonds for which, even, the Court had ordered embargoes on the properties of the independence leaders.
The decision implies that the resolution of the instructor of the case is revoked, which at first had not allowed the Catalan coffers to respond financially for the accounting responsibility of their former senior positions.