Span­ish pros­e­cu­tor calls for jail for for­mer Catalan of­fi­cials

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Spain’s pros­e­cu­tor has re­quested un­con­di­tional jail for four mem­bers of the Catalan Bureau of Cham­ber, lo­cal me­dia re­ported on Thurs­day.

For­mer speaker of the Catalan par­lia­ment Carme For­cadell was ques­tioned on Thurs­day along with other five mem­bers of the bureau over charges of re­bel­lion, sedi­tion and mis­use of funds.

The pros­e­cu­tor re­quested un­con­di­tional jail for For­cadell, Anna Simo, Lluis Coromi­nas and Lluis Guino, while Ra­mona Bar­rufet could avoid prison pay­ing a bail of 50,000 eu­ros (US$58,228 ) and Joan Josep Nuet would be set free with pre­cau­tion­ary mea­sures such as reg­u­lar ap­pear­ances.

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