Massive demonstration in the center of Barcelona on the occasion of the National Day of Catalonia. Under the slogan “Catalonia, new state of Europe”, 1.5 million people, according to the Guàrdia Urbana, take to the streets in a peaceful and uneventful way.
Artur Mas (then president of the Generalitat and leader of the Convergència i Unió party) and Oriol Junqueras (leader of the Esquerra Republicana de Catalunya party) sign the Agreement for the National Transition of Catalonia.
Between July 2013 and July 2014, the Advisory Council for the National Transition prepares and delivers 18 reports to the Generalitat that together became the White Book of the National Transition of Catalonia
A human chain goes along 400 km from the north to the south of the Catalan territory under the slogan “Catalan way towards independence” during the demonstration on the occasion of the National Day of Catalonia
Celebration of regional elections. Junts pel Si and the CUP won 72 seats, Ciudadanos, PSOE and PP won a total of 52 seats and Catalonia Si que es pot 11 seats. The Parliament has a total 135 seats.
The Supreme Court withdraws the euroorder of detention against Carles Puigdemont, Toni Comín, Lluís Puig, Meritxell Serret and Clara Ponsatí
The 21-D electoral campaign begins and regional elections are arranged by the president of the Spanish Government within the frame of article 155 CE.
The Office of the Prosecutor presents a complaint for disobedience towards the authority, prevarication and embezzlement of public funds against the Interior Councilor, Meritxell Borràs, and the General Secretary of the Department of the Interior, Francesc Esteve, because of the purchase of ballot boxes for the elections to the Parliament of Catalonia.
The parliamentary groups of JxSí and the CUP approve by absolute majority the Law 19/2017 of the referendum on self-determination. On the same day, the President of the Generalitat and the members of the Government approve the decree to arrange the 1-O referendum.
The Office of the Prosecutor presents a complaint for the crimes of disobedience, misappropriation of public funds and prevarication against the president of the Association of Municipalities for Independence, Neus Lloveras, and against the president of the Catalan Association of Municipalities, Miquel Buch.
The Office of the Prosecutor presents a complaint against five members of the Electoral Trusteeship for the crimes of disobedience, usurpation of functions and misappropriation of public funds.
The arrest of fourteen senior officials and technical staff of the Government of the Generalitat of Catalonia, in relation to the so-called “Operation Anubis”, generates numerous concentrations in many localities of Catalonia. Some of the most important ones congregate around 40,000 demonstrators, who are concentrated in front of the headquarters of the Department of Economy.
The Prosecutor’s Office denounces Jordi Cuixart and Jordi Sánchez for sedition for the events of 20-S
Due to the concentration in Barcelona on September 20, the Prosecutor Office field a complaint (without police evidence) in front of the National Court against an indeterminate number of demonstrators and against the heads of private entities Òmnium Cultural (Jordi Cuixart) and Assemblea Nacional Catalana (Jordi Sànchez) for a possible crime of sedition.
Census: 5,313,564; polling stations: 2,315; votes: 2,286,217; Yes: 2.044.038 (90.18%); No: 177,547 (7.83%); Blank: 44,913 (1.98%).
Mossos d’Esquadra closed 160 polling stations but there is no record of people injured in the framework of their actions. The National Police and the Civil Guard did around 115 interventions. As a consequence of the use of their force (use of rubber bullets and tear gas), 991 people were injured and assisted in health centers on October 1st.
Suspension of the autonomy of Catalonia, dismissal of the president and the Govern, dissolution of the Parliament and call for elections for the 21 december
Complaints against the president of Parlament, the Bureau of the Parliament and the Government of the Generalitat are field
The General Attorney of the State presents two different complaints. One against the President of the Parliament, Carme Forcadell, and the members of the Parliamentary Bureau for rebellion, sedition and embezzlement of public funds in the Supreme Court. And the other complaint is field against the Govern for rebellion, sedition and embezzlement of public funds in front of the National High Court
Unconditional prison without bail for Oriol Junqueras, Jordi Turull, Josep Rull, Raul Romeva, Joaquim Forn, Dolors Bassa, Meritxell Borràs and Carles Mundó
The ex-conseller Santi Vila avoids going to prison by paying a deposit of € 50,000
Jordi Turull, Josep Rull, Raul Romeva, Carles Mundó, Dolors Bassa and Meritxell Borrás come out of prison
Pre-trial detention is confirmed for Oriol Junqueras, Joaquim Forn, Jordi Cuixart and Jordi Sánchez
The Supreme Court also investigates Artur Mas, Marta Pascal, Marta Rovira, Mireia Boya, Anna Gabriel and Neus Lloveras
Jordi Cuixart, Jordi Sànchez and Oriol Junqueras present a letter to the Working Group on Arbitrary Detentions of the United Nations (WGAD) to investigate their case and confirm if their detention has been arbitrary
In the annual report, the High Commissioner of the UN states: “In Spain I was shocked by the violence that erupted during the independence referendum in Catalonia. Taking into account what appeared to be an excessive use of force by the police, the characterization by the Spanish Government of the police action as “legal, legitimate and necessary” is questionable. I remind to the Spanish authorities that preventive detention should be considered a measure of last resort. I encourage you to resolve this situation through political dialogue”
The president of the Parliament, Roger Torrent, proposes Jordi Sánchez to occupy the position.
President Carles Puigdemont files a complaint and forwards it to the United Nations Human Rights Committee
The judge of instruction decrees the entrance into prison by Jordi Turull, Josep Rull, Raul Romeva, Carme Forcadell and Dolors Bassa
The Human Rights Committee of the United Nations grants the precautionary measures requested by Jordi Sánchez on March 21 and asks the Spanish State to respect their political rights.
The Supreme Court activates the euroorder against President Puigdemont and the Ministers s Toni Comín, Meritxell Serret, Clara Ponsatí, Lluís Puig and the exiled politician Marta Rovira in Geneva
Junqueras, Rull, Turull, Romeva, Forn, Cuixart and Sànchez are transferred to the Penitentiary Center of Lledoners; Dolors Bassa and Carme Forcadell to the Penitentiary Center of Puig de les Basses (Figueres, Girona) and Forcadell is transferred to the Penitentiary Center of Mas d’Enric (Tarragona)
Llarena suspends the deputies prosecuted for rebellion (Carles Puigdemont, Oriol Junqueras, Raul Romeva, Josep Rull, Jordi Turull and Jordi Sànchez)