The second oral trial against Natalia Zuccillo, director of the newspaper ABC Color and journalist Juan Carlos Lezcano of the same medium, could end this Monday, as the final arguments are expected to be read at 2:00 pm. The judge can impose a sentence on the basis of all the evidence presented.
The trial, whose first session began last Thursday and continued this morning, coincides with a second lawsuit filed by former deputy minister of state for taxation, Marta González, and her husband Jacinto Santa María for defamation and slander. went. ABC’s who accused him of grabbing land in Paraguay.
According to the program “Show de Noticias”, which is broadcast by General/Nacion Media, before the final argument, the production of further documentary evidence will be missing and at this stage of the judicial process, a single-person court presiding judge. Juan Carlos Zarate will consider the decision of the first instance to be issued. During the process, both the plaintiff and the defendant will have the opportunity to highlight the final points they consider relevant in the lawsuit, either to argue their position or to defend themselves against the charges.
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In this way, the complaint will also have its moment to highlight their need in the form of financial compensation during the final arguments, as well as seeking years in prison in the event that this is one of the views presented. There was a quick fix to this second process, given that it started last week.
On the other hand, the first trial developed against the above defendants is still in process, that too for defamation and slander, but in this case for journalistic publications that respond to the development of an update of the Marangatu system during the management of Marta González. . , From ABC he alleged that the former deputy minister directed the award’s development and also that he sought his benefits for allegedly belonging to the body in charge of the service.
After a two-and-a-half-year delay due to 18 smoothies and 8 suspensions, the first trial began on 2 August at the Vilfrido Peralta court. The case, titled “Juan Carlos Lezcano Flecha and Others / Defamation,” has been around for seven seasons as of last Friday.
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