Spain Headlines

  • 'Wolf Pack' sex abuse culprits freed on bail in Spain

    MADRID (Reuters) - Five men cleared of gang raping a teenager in a case that provoked mass protests across Spain were granted on Thursday provisional release from prison, a judicial source said.

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  • Pamplona court to release sexual abuse gang on bail

    Protests as men who abused teen at bull running festival to be freed during appeal The five men jailed for sexually abusing an 18-year-old woman at the running of the bulls festival in Pamplona two years ago are to be released on bail of €6,000, according to reports. The case, known as the “wolf pack” trial because of the name the men used in their WhatsApp group, caused a national outcry after the defendants were sentenced to nine years in prison for sexual abuse, but acquitted of rape. ...

    the Guardian
  • Spanish court bails men in sex case, sparking more outrage

    A Spanish court triggered a new wave of outrage Thursday by granting bail to five men acquitted of gang rape and convicted instead on a lesser felony of sexual abuse. A court in northern Spain set bail at 6,000 euros ($7,000) each while the men's appeals against a nine-year prison sentence...

    ABC News
  • "Wolf Pack" sex abuse culprits freed on bail in Spain

    MADRID, June 21 (Reuters) - Five men cleared of the gang rape of a teenager in a case that provoked mass protests across Spain were granted on Thursday...

    Mail Online
  • Exclusive: Canada could make it harder for U.S. to win fighter bid

    OTTAWA (Reuters) - Canada is discussing changes to a multibillion-dollar fighter jet procurement process that could make it harder for a U.S. company to win the order as trade relations between the neighbors sour, two sources with direct knowledge of the discussions said.

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  • Nobel laureate Vargas Llosa hospitalized after fall at home

    Nobel laureate Mario Vargas Llosa is under observation at a Madrid hospital after sustaining light injuries in a fall at home.

    www.washingtonpost.com