Víctor Manzanares, former auditor of the Kirchner family, he got the release in the two files where he had received preventive detention. After the order of the Federal Chamber of Buenos Aires, the judge Ariel Lijo – who subrogates to his colleague's court Claudio Bonadio while your license lasts He ordered his freedom several days ago in the cause of the bribe's notebooks. Now the Federal Oral Court 5 (TOF 5) will judge him next to the former president of money laundering, in the "Los Sauces" file He granted him freedom on Friday and continues to integrate the Protected Witness program. His immediate release was ordered
Afraid of Terms of your accommodation as recipients of the Protected Witness program – was in a sheltered house that he could not leave as he had agreed after admitting precisely in the case of notebooks – Manzanares had requested his transfer to a more comfortable place, as a previous step to request the release of the program and his return to Marcos Paz prison. Now, before he got the release in the two cases where he was imprisoned, he continues to be part of the program that depends on the Ministry of Justice.
A few days ago, the auditor got the release in the case of the bribe's notebooks, which examines a structure of the collection of illegal funds from the former government to employer entrepreneurs in the state.
while he discussed the rules of his accommodation -Manzanares believed that staying in a place without being able to go out was as bad as being in prison, lawyer of Manzanares, Roberto Herrera, advanced in parallel with a request for release, after the Buenos Aires Federal Court issued for such a request. Consequently, in a short resolution he agreed bugleJudge Lijo – in charge of the Bonadio Court until May 22 – ordered him to be released.
"On the day of handover, the information provided (in the case) that was linked to the event value of the investigation part of it was confirmed by the evidence obtained, which added the goods that would have been received with the false money and it would be confiscated, soand claims that the procedural risk of flying or obstructing the investigation of his site decreased, as punishment in anticipation in the event of conviction, "said Judge Lijo at that time.
Manzanares He was also under preventive detention in the Los Sauces case. In this investigation, Judge Bonadio prosecuted him as a member of the illegal association that engaged in the washing of assets through the real estate business of the company Cristina, Máximo and Florencia Kirchner.
This case is handled by TOF 5, which consists of judge Daniel Obligado, José Martínez Uriburu and Adriana Pallioti. In the resolution he agreed bugle, they decided to grant him release and, as part of the Protected Witness program, they decided not to attach an electronic ankle to him because he considered it incompatible with the monitoring he receives as part of the program.
For Lijo, who first imprisoned him, the former Senate Unidad Ciudadana accountant, "he does not record any condemnation background, as well as declarations of rebellion concerning him and even less doubt about his identity." To note that the risks that led to his prison were reduced, he was granted the release in respect of the note book of the bribe, where he was charged with money laundering, in the section where the leakage of funds was investigated. Daniel Muñoz (former secretary of Néstor Kirchner) and its immediate environment.
Under the same reasoning, TOF 5 was issued, which, as bugle, trying to judge Cristina, Máximo and Florencia Kirchner and the former auditor, including charged for money laundering in September.
In this case, wash paper was examined through the Los Sauces property, which had as main tenants a Lázaro Báez and a Cristóbal López Who represented 86% of the company's turnover.