Short has been the passage of Amaia Izko in the Pamplona city Hall as alderman of EH Bildu . The lawyer was one of the big bets of Joseba Asirón, former mayor of the capital of navarre, in the face of the may elections. But the succession of events that has taken place in the last few hours has disrupted the plans of the governor's pro-sovereignty, which shall deliver its certificate of mayor after recognizing in the National court that, indeed, he was among the link between the prisoners and the dome of the ETA .
Izko is an old known in the world of radical basque nationalism. Mainly for its defense of eta as Ines del Rio , which are attributed to more than twenty murders. The lawyer, who earned his bachelor's degree at the University of Navarra, was one of the main responsible of the cancellation of the "doctrine Parot", according to which the redemptions of conviction is applied on the total of the penalty imposed and not on the maximum limit of compliance, which in Spain is 40 years. The European Court of Human Rights (ECHR) accepted the appeal of the defence of The River.
Other customers of Izko were Igor Portu and Martín Sarasola , condemned for attempt at the T-4 of Barajas Airport in 2006. Subsequently, the ECTHR would dictate that the Guardia Civil caused "moral damage" to the terrorists, which according to him had a treatment "inhuman and degrading treatment" . The lawyer navarre also defended that the criminals had been victims of torture, a request that was not successful.Against the Praiseworthy
Away from the courts, which was also the spokesman of Sortu has not hidden his penchant for wing radical basque nationalism. An example of this was the answer you gave in 2014 to Mariano Rajoy , then president of the Government, after that this require ETA its unconditional dissolution, "If something has to dissolve is its closed-mindedness and recklessness," snapped Izko, who accused the popular leader of visit "Euskal Herria as if nothing had happened" .
Another of the objectives of Izko was the current minister of the Interior, Fernando Grande-Marlaska , who he accused on several occasions to allow the torture when he served as magistrate in the Audiencia Nacional.
I can think of many things... Better I will just state one: of the 9 times that, since 2004, the ECTHR has condemned the Spanish state for not investigating torture, in 6 he was the investigating judge. https://t.co/C8zXdZ9oiu— Amaia Izko Aramendia (@AmaiaIzko) June 6, 2018
His contempt for the state authorities, especially by the Guardia Civil, it has been evident on multiple occasions. The lawyer for eta members he defended the expulsion of Meritorious of the Basque Country and Navarre, and defended the perpetrators of Alsasua to two agents of the body and their couples in this town. A conflict that the radical he described them as "riot bar" .
it Was the Civil Guard, precisely, the one charged with Izko by the toast starred at the san fermin festival 2014, in honor of the prisoners of the terrorist group. To the appointment attended by former prisoners of ETA who were released after the annulment of the doctrine Parot.Defiant
the political activity of The legal shall be interrupted for a period of three years. It is the time of disqualification for public office that she and the other individuals involved in the so-called "in front of makos" have been agreed with the office of the Prosecutor in exchange for not going to jail. Although the Consistory pamplonica requires your started immediate , the environment of the radical ensures that it will maintain the charge until the judgment becomes final.
Neither exteriorizó feeling any guilt to his departure from the court: "No one in this city can be no doubt of my commitment with the peace , non-violence, peaceful means, and strictly democratic," said Izko, who defended that the trial of the colaborares ETA shall not be more than a "smoke screen" of those who "seek to give a balloon of oxygen to the mayor in the minority."Updated Date: 18 September 2019, 13:01