The board of Spokespeople for the Congress of the Republic decided to ask Judicial power that was pronounced on the case of the Congressman of Alliance for the Progress, Benicio Rivers, that this Monday has left the clandestinity to defend itself, despite the fact that it already counts on a sentence of seven years effective imprisonment by the crime of aggravated collusion.
Parliament stressed that the Legal Department is in charge of submitting the corresponding requests on the case legislator.
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"We urge the President of the judiciary to ensure that, in a respectful manner and with due regard for a fair trial, he will take the necessary measures to resolve the legal situation and request for immunity from arrest of Congressman Benicio Ríos Ocsa. to solve ", the document says.
It should be noted that, on August 14, the Spokesman Board He also agreed to suspend the payment of the parliamentarian's salary to whom an order of detention was refused, and it was also decided that Rios would return the salaries deposited during his imprisonment. confidentiality.
APP's Congressman came to the front to defend himself against the sentence against him, and also spoke with the President of the Legislature, Daniel Salaverry. "At the moment I am leaving the meeting with the president, I have come to his call to get the right," he said.
Benicio Ríos He announced that he had filed a cassation appeal against the sentence of 7 years imprisonment that presses him, after he was found guilty when he bought 10 hectares of land when he became mayor of Urubambaaccording to the studies, possession was overestimated.