ERC will suspend the current first deputy mayor and head of the list from membership in the 2019 elections in Sant Climent de Llobregat (Barcelona), Ismael Mora, for alleged sexual harassment.
As reported by party sources, last March there was a complaint pointing to Mora as a possible perpetrator of a case of sexual harassment, so the procedure established in the training protocol was started for the prevention and eradication of sexual harassment.
A first report indicates, according to the same sources, that the facts “are serious”Therefore, he will be suspended from membership in a precautionary way to continue with the investigation, and he will be asked to become a non-attached councilor.
From the outset, the party has opened a sanctioning file, once the basic grounds of the complaint have been confirmed. However, you will not be asked to return the councilor’s act until the facts are clarified denounced, leaving the door open to the municipal group to resume its activity if finally the result of the open process is favorable to it.
Next Monday the case will be addressed in the national executive of the party, where the decision will be confirmed, which will be in force until the open investigation is closed. From the party They have not given data on whether the complaint was directed to ERC or to a police force, nor whether or not the complainant is a member of the formation.