The former Supreme Judge Cesar Hinostroza was presented last Wednesday, June 1, before the plenary session of Congress in order to exercise their right to defense against constitutional accusation against him for the alleged crime of criminal organizationspecific passive bribery, specific active bribery and aggravated influence peddling.
Faced with these accusations, Hinostroza Pariachi stated that he was the victim of a “persecution” to “capture the institutions.” This, despite the numerous audios where requests and favors were heard to place relatives in key positions within the Judiciary and the Public Ministry.
“That is what has been achieved (alleged capture of institutions) with this scandal of the audios that we already know were due to subordinate interests. I am a victim of anti-Fujimorism or apro-Fujimorism because someone found out that the speaker had had conversations with a political party that they hate. Everyone knows this, when they refer to a phone call between a person and the speaker trying to meet with a Mrs. K”, he said through a virtual link from Spain.
“Immediately, this political sector that controls the institutions, especially the Public Ministry together with the media, speculated and said that I was the political arm of Fuerza Popular in the Supreme Court and that we were going to guarantee Keiko Fujimori’s impunity.” , he added.
César Hinostroza: “It would be convenient for me to continue accusing me”
At another point in his argument, the former Supreme Judge Cesar Hinostroza He asserted that “it would be convenient” to add one more constitutional accusation. This, since he considers that he would not be respecting his right to due process and believes that international justice would rule in his favor.
“For me, particularly for the protection of human rights that I am asking for internationally – we will even reach the European Court of Human Rights – it would be convenient for me to continue being accused. But this is not about this. I ask that the Constitution and the fundamental rights of the speaker be respected, ”she argued.
César Hinostroza: Congress approved constitutional complaint for influence peddling
With 79 votes in favour, none against and seven abstentions, the plenary session of Parliament decided to continue with the constitutional complaint against Cesar Hinostrozawho is in Spain awaiting his extradition to Peru so that he can face justice for his alleged links with The White Necks.
This in according to a report from the Subcommittee on Constitutional Accusations of Congress, which accused him of violating articles 317, 385, 395, 398 and 400 of the Penal Code and related him to the alleged commission of the crimes of criminal organization, illegal sponsorship, specific passive bribery, active bribery and aggravated influence peddling .