The prosecutor of the nation, Pedro Chávarry VallejosOn Monday, the presidents of the councils of senior prosecutors from all over the country convened for a working meeting "as a matter of urgency".
The main point to be discussed at this meeting is the reform of the legal system, according to the official letter from the General Secretariat of the Office of the Prosecutor General to the heads of the 34 tax districts operating in the country.
The first item on the agenda concerns the actions promoted by the Public Prosecution Service to contribute to the reform of the judiciary; the second concerns the institutional budget corresponding to the year 2019.
The prosecutor Pedro Chávarry has asked the Presidents of the Board of Prosecutors to report on legislative initiatives on the reform of the justice system, presented by President Martín Vizcarra. It also requested the budget requirement table for 2019 from each tax district.
One sector of the institution warned that in this meeting Pedro Chávarry was able to seek the support of the presidents of the boards of prosecutors.
The call was made in the midst of questions and requests to the head of the attorney general's office to step aside.
In a report by Callao, prosecutor Sandra Castro, Chávarry, together with other prosecutors and chief judge and former members of the CNM, has been identified as part of the criminal organization Los Cuellos Blancos del Puerto. The head of the Public Prosecutor rejected this accusation.
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On the other hand, the president of the legal department, Víctor Prado Saldarriaga, has summoned the Supreme Court of the Supreme Court tomorrow to evaluate the situation of the chief judges, mentioned in the report of the public prosecutor Castro.
The report states that, in addition to César Hinostroza, three other highest judges would be part of Los Cuellos Blancos del Puerto: Aldo Figueroa, Martín Hurtado and Ángel Romero. All three have ruled out that they have a connection with that criminal organization.
In the plenary session that will take place at 12 noon in the Palace of Justice, not only will the case of each of them be discussed, but some measures will also be taken to protect the prestige of the institution.