Nicolas Sarkozy sentenced to prison and Jordan Bardella candidate. Return on the political news of Monday March 1, 2021.
Nicolas Sarkozy sentenced to one year in prison in connection with the wiretapping affair
The former President of the Republic, Nicolas Sarkozy, was sentenced Monday, March 1, 2021 to three years in prison, two of which were suspended and was found guilty of “ corruption and influence peddling As part of the wiretapping affair. Nicolas Sarkozy’s lawyer, Thierry Herzog, and the former magistrate Gilbert Azibert receive the same penalties.
The president of the 32nd correctional chamber, Christine Mée, who announced the verdict estimated that the accused ” were fully aware of the fraudulent nature of their actions “. Nicolas Sarkozy and his lawyer Thierry Herzog were accused of having tried to obtain information placed under the seal of legal secrecy from the magistrate Gilbert Azibert in exchange for a transfer to Monaco.
Jordan Bardella will finally be a candidate for the Île-de-France regionals
The number two of the National Rally, Jordan Bardella, will finally be a candidate in the regional election of Île-de-France. He will oppose Valérie Pécresse, Julien Bayou, Audrey Pulvar, Clémentine Autain and Laurent Saint-Martin.
Thus, Jordan Bardella declared Monday March 1, 2021 on RTL: ” Yes, I will be a candidate in these regional elections, Île-de-France is my region, I grew up in a city of Seine-Saint-Denis. It’s a challenge, with the ambition to take the National Gathering as high as possible. “.
MP Jean-Baptiste Moreau proposes a referendum on recreational cannabis
The deputy LaREM and rapporteur of an information mission on recreational cannabis, Jean-Baptiste Moreau, proposed Sunday February 28, 2021 on France Info, that the French should play a role in the choice of the legalization of recreational cannabis .
The deputy considers that ” it will be necessary to launch a real popular consultation and why not a referendum “, Arguing that today” we are facing a ban, but a record consumption. So the situation is not tenable . “.
Élisabeth Borne: ” I am a woman of the left “
After the front page of Release from Saturday 27 February 2021, “ I already made dam, this time it’s over “. The front page of the newspaper highlighted the fact that the left was more and more reluctant to vote Emmanuel Macron in 2022 to block Marine Le Pen in the event of a new duel between them in the second round.
One that made the Minister of Labor, Élisabeth Borne, react, who, via her Twitter account, called on left-wing supporters to join Emmanuel Macron: ” I am a woman of the left. Social justice and equal opportunity are the struggles of my life. And it is in Emmanuel Macron that I found the best defender. So I say it to the voters of the left: look at what we do, do not give up in front of the RN “.