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It’s a cold morning in the Criminal Court N°25, but adrenaline keeps the courtroom warm. The plaintiffs sit still, looking straight ahead. Cristian Aldana is sitting across the room, on the left, his eyes staring blankly at a random point

Lionel Messi isn’t a man who’s used to sitting on benches, especially not ones in a court room. He’s also not that used to getting insulted, unless of course he’s in Madrid or a Japanese airport.

But this morning, as …

Last week the Federal Chamber confirmed Vice-President Amado Boudou’s indictment for corruption charges stemming from his role in the appropriation of the “Ciccone Calcográfica” printing company.

The three judges in charge of deciding whether Boudou would become the first indicted/convicted …

 

The tax evasion case Lionel Messi and his father Jorge are facing, took a wrong turn today when the judge leading the case decided to deny a request from the prosecution that intended to remove the Barcelona football star …