The Social Green Regionalist Federation (FRVS) the presidential delegate of the Arica and Parinacota region, Ricardo Sanzana, was finally excluded and his political trust was withdrawn. In addition, the municipality immediately notified the election service (Servel).
According to the ruling of the Supreme Court of the Municipality of August 30, 2023, the expulsion ruling is based on “that the militant Ricardo Sanzana Oteíza would have violated a number of rules set out in the statutes of the Green Regionalist Associationin a repeated action against them.”
These violations would have to do with harassment, mistreatment and harassment in the workplace, misogyny, abuse of power, abandonment of duties, and invalidation and ignorance of the party organization.; “background presented in evidence, verified and verified by the Regional Disciplinary Court of Arica and Parinacota.”
Likewise, the judgment indicates that the following antecedents were added: “The legitimacy of the national policy is unknown; The legitimacy of the National Conventions is unknown; The legitimacy of the regional councils is unknown; and the legitimacy of the regional president is unknown.”
The FRVS court document states: “The contested expulsion judgment is confirmed, issued by the Regional Disciplinary Court of Arica and Parinacota of the Social Green Regionalist Federation Party of March 7, 2023, against Mr. Ricardo Sanzana Oteíza,(…). The defendant and the Regional Court of Arica and Parinacota will be notified as quickly as possible.”
“Without prejudice to the foregoing, the defendant shall also be notified by registered mail in accordance with the provisions of Article 32bis of the Party Statute (…). Remove Mr. Ricardo Sanzana Oteíza from the party registers and from the membership register (…) Report to SERVEL the exclusion of Mr. Ricardo Sanzana Oteíza“, he adds.
In addition, they from the community indicated that this was the case They transmitted the Supreme Court’s decision to the Interior Ministry and the General Secretariat of the President’s Office; since Sanzana holds a political seat in the Green and Socialist Regionalist Federation, which has finally withdrawn its confidence.
The 10 expelled
Sanzana is one of the ten ex-militants who were removed from the FRVS party register in the northern region between December 2022 and August this year serious violations of the party’s statutes and code of ethics.
These include the Regional Councilor Iván Paredes, which is now listed as independent; DPR Cabinet Advisor, Andrea Perez and Luis Pizarro; the former regional director of Corfo, Fernando Cabrales; and regional manager Alexander Paez, Luis Fierro, Lucy Faust, Patricia Solano and Gina Valenzuela. All of these rulings were upheld by the Supreme Court.
The militancy of the deportees has been suspended since December 27, 2022 Date on which the regional disciplinary court opened an investigation between October and November 2022 after receiving various complaints against it.
Aside from that, The association claimed that the former militants agreed to question the probity and legitimacy of the current national leadership, national presidency and regional presidency through a complaint, entered election duty on November 17, 2022; with which they wanted to declare the FRVS national electoral process carried out in May 2022 invalid.
However, the application was declared inadmissible by Servel in its order dated December 14, 2022, communicated to the party’s Supreme Court.