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Spanish Court Keeps Catalan Leaders Jailed

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A Spanish judge has ruled the former Vice President of Catalonia and three other senior Catalan pro-independence leaders will remain in jail for their part in October's independence referendum, ruled illegal by Spain's top court. Former Vice President Oriol Junqueras, former Interior Minister Joaquim Forn, and the leaders of the Catalonia National Assembly and Omnium Cultural, Jordi Sànchez and Jordi Cuixar, face charges of sedition. Six former cabinet members of the now disbanded Catalan parliament were released on bail of about $118,000.

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