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Senator Esteban Bullrich warned this morning that the Cambiemos caucus will reject the conditions imposed by former President Cristina Kirchner to authorize the raids of her properties, requested by Federal Judge Claudio Bonadio with regards to the “notebooks scandal” case.…

Former President Cristina Fernández de Kirchner publicly asked members of her caucus, Unidad Ciudadana, to vote in favor of authorizing the request from Federal Judge Claudio Bonadio to raid her properties, in the context of the “notebooks scandal” case.

She …

Tomorrow morning, the Senate will debate whether or not police raids on Cristina Kirchner’s Recoleta home should be allowed. The raids were ordered by Judge Claudio Bonadio as part of the ongoing notebook scandal, which revolves around an alleged web

On the eve of tomorrow’s morning session in the Senate to discuss whether or not police raids on Cristina Kirchner’s Recoleta home will be allowed, a demonstration to protest the former President and current senator is planned outside Congress at

[Update] In the end, the camp in the Upper House willing to vote in favor of partially stripping former President Cristina Fernández de Kirchner from her parliamentary immunity fell one senator short from garnering quorum to hold the vote.

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One week ago today, Argentina’s Senate voted to reject the bill to legalize abortion by 38 votes to 31, with many expounding arguments based on the anti-abortion slogan “Save Both Lives.” However five days after the vote, a woman has …

In the latest edition of The Bubble Podcast, hosts Demian Bio, Bianca Fernet and Sarah Nielsen discuss the defeat of the bill that would have legalized abortion …

Is it that time again already? Just hours after the bill to legalize abortion was defeated in Senate, Río Negro Senator Miguel Ángel Pichetto swiftly moved along on to the next order of the day, announcing that he will be …

It’s gonna take some time for the dust to clear from yesterday’s hectic, ultimately frustrating Senate hearing that rejected the bill that would legalize abortion in Argentina (for now). The marathon session saw 64 senators speak their mind about the …

Senate Votes No

On Thursday, August 9th, the Argentine Senate voted at around 2:45 a.m. to reject a bill that would legalize abortion in Argentina, with 31 votes in favor and 38 votes against. 

The Bill

The bill, which