OPINION

That’s the way it is

Supreme Court throws out improper conduct suit against Zapatero and Caamaño

OPINION

Dogmatism and lip service

How Spain’s judges do their best to wriggle out of European Court of Human Rights rulings

EXPSENSES SCANDAL

Shamed ex-chief justice drops compensation claim

Former senior official gives up fight for 200,000 euros he says he was owed

OPINION

Productive hunger strike

ETA member De Juana Chaos' hunger strike proved effective with the Socialist government, but Josu Uribetxeberria's protest has not had the same effect

TERRORISM AND JUSTICE

Strasbourg court calls for release of ETA inmate jailed for 3,000 years

European Human Rights panel ruling places Spain’s preventive Parot Doctrine in jeopardy

LEGAL SCANDAL

Audit Court to open inquiry into ex-chief justice’s travel expenses

European lawyers group demanding Carlos Dívar reimburse public funds spent on trips

OPINION

Dinosaur graveyard

Spain's Audit Court is a toothless watchdog where old hands go to enjoy the perks

JUDICIAL SCANDAL

Chief justice likely to survive vote calling for his resignation

Predicament of embattled judge puts Spanish king in prickly position over upcoming celebrations

OPINION

Stalin & Trotsky

In recent days the General Council of the Judiciary seems to have opted for the dictator's methodology

JUDICIAL SCANDAL

Chief justice's head of security identified as mysterious Marbella dinner guest

Embattled Judge Dívar had attempted to protect privacy of bodyguard, who has enjoyed a series of promotions and honors

LEGAL SCANDAL

Dívar's "official business" on weekend trips lasted just hours

Records reveal Chief Justice mixed business with pleasure

OPINION

The Captain’s accounts

General Council of the Judiciary president Carlos Dívar has sidestepped offering any explanations about his weekend sojourns

JUSTICE

CGPJ bombarded with demands for chief justice to step down

Carlos Dívar refuses to step down after details of luxury trips paid with public funds emerge Change.org website collects more than 3,000 signatures calling for his resignation

JUSTICE

Judiciary at odds over chief justice’s luxury jaunts as accuser sees gun turned on him

Legal watchdog seeks ways to play down scandal over Dívar’s trips Chief justice believes he can survive in post but threatens to take others down

JUSTICE SYSTEM

CGPJ to seek head’s resignation over Marbella trips

Extraordinary meeting called for Thursday to seek answers over multiple weekend jaunts

JUSTICE SYSTEM

Prosecutor shelves probe into chief justice’s all-expenses-paid weekend trips

Judge Dívar considered not to have profited from Marbella getaways Watchdog secretary claims he had no knowledge of jaunts

OPINION

Judge junket

Supreme Court chief justice has found himself all alone among his colleagues over his all-expenses-paid trips to Marbella

PROFILE

Weekend-jaunt judge under scrutiny

Attorney general investigates 20 trips to Marbella that were charged to the judiciary

Chief justice denounced for misusing public funds on trips

Fellow judiciary member files complaint with attorney general Justice could be forced off judiciary panel

OPINION

Who will try the Duke?

Balearic judges flee from the complexities of the Palma Arena case involving the royal son-in-law

MEDIA

March 11 witnesses accuse ‘El Mundo’ of pressuring them to change testimony

Complaint describes how two women were offered favors to deny seeing convicted terrorist

JUDGE GARZÓN ON TRIAL

A coincidence according to plan

The Supreme Court maneuvered to bring Garzón to book for the wiretap case Gürtel conviction seen as less controversial than Franco-crimes probe

JUDGE GARZÓN ON TRIAL

Crusading Judge Garzón thrown off the court bench for 11 years

Supreme Court convicts magistrate in Gürtel phone-tap case