The Gijón Area Prosecutor's Office requests payment of a € 4,320 fine for a defendant of not intentionally go to the polling station for which he had been summoned in the last May elections. The oral hearing is scheduled for this Thursday, November 14, in the Criminal Court No. 1 of Gijón, at 10.15 am
The Prosecutor's Office maintains that the defendant was duly notified of your citizen obligation of appearing on May 26, 2019 at an electoral table in the Jove College in Gijón, in the condition of first member, and of the legal consequences in case of breach of the same, after having duly delivered all necessary documentation.
However, intentionally and no justified legal cause, did not go to the polling station, having to settle with the vowel in addition. On May 16, 2019, the defendant had been personally notified of the resolution adopted by the Electoral Board of the Zone, which agreed to deny the allegations made by the defendant so as not to appear before the polling station, and the legal consequences derived from Your absence.
The Prosecutor's Office considers that the facts are constitutive of an electoral crime of article 143 of the Organic Law 5/1985, of June 19, of the General Electoral System. And requests that the defendant be sentenced to a penalty of 12 months of fine, with a daily fee of 12 euros (4,320 euros), with subsidiary personal responsibility in case of default.