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Ecuador’s Vice President Begins Legal Defense in Odebrecht Corruption Case – PanAm Post

On Thursday, September 7, Eduardo Franco Loor, lawyer for the vice president of Ecuador, Jorge Glas, went to the Attorney General’s Office to begin legal representation for his client linked to the Odebrecht case. “We have initiated the legal-technical defense, maintaining [Glas’s] total innocence since he has not committed any crime, and there is no evidence. The elements of conviction with respect to the charges will not hold up, because they are simple suspicions or conjectures that are not related to what should really be the criminal presumptions,” said Franco. Read more>>

Ecuador’s Vice President Begins Legal Defense in Odebrecht Corruption Case - PanAm Post

On Thursday, September 7, Eduardo Franco Loor, lawyer for the vice president of Ecuador, Jorge Glas, went to the Attorney General’s Office to begin legal representation for his client linked to the Odebrecht case. “We have initiated the legal-technical defense, maintaining [Glas’s] total innocence since he has not committed any crime, and there is no evidence. The elements of conviction with respect to the charges will not hold up, because they are simple suspicions or conjectures that are not related to what should really be the criminal presumptions,” said Franco. Read more>>

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