This Tuesday took place the second day of the plea for the defense of Vice President Cristina Kirchner in the Vialidad case.
In this context, the lawyer and director of Legal Affairs of the Nation, Graciana Penafortnoted in AM750 that “the prosecution has to respect the legality of the process and it is not doing so”.
“There is malpractice in the exercise of the task of the Public Ministry”he remarked.
In the same sense, he described the cause as “a piece of paper.” “I was amused and horrified by what happened to the witnesses,” he lamented.
“This sector of the Judiciary is operating with a double standard that is totally arbitrary and unjustified”sentenced.
Attack against Cristina Kirchner
Asked about the investigation into the attack against Cristina Kirchner, the lawyer maintained that the case “is advancing along the logical lines.”
In this sense, he expressed himself regarding the general lack of confidence in the Argentine Justice: “The need for trust is important in all causesWhether it was the vice president or Juan Pérez, I don’t think there are distinctions. I do not think that the magnitude of the victim or the position of the victim generates a differentiation. The same care and dedication must be present in any criminal investigation. There is no VIP criminal investigation for the vice president.”assured.
“A group of crazy people”
This Sunday, former president Mauricio Macri gave his opinion on the attack on the vice president and described those responsible as “a group of crazy people.”
In this regard, Peñafort claimed to “understand” the reason for these statements: “You need to make this an isolated eventbecause if you start pulling the leash they will end up in something that It directly points to an important group of the opposition, who are the ones who only have to offer their hate speech, and among whom is, without a doubt, Mauricio Macri.