DR1 Daily News - Dominican Republic
DR1.com is the leading English news source in the Dominican Republic for over 30 years.
Showing articles from the past 7 days. To read past articles, visit our DR1.com Daily News Forum.
News · Click here for DR1 Travel News
A National District court has set the first date for the hearing of the charges against those accused by the Attorney General of participating in the US$92 million bribe-taking to facilitate Odebrecht projects in the Dominican Republic. The start of the case is marked for 21 September 2020.
The First Collegiate Court of the Criminal Chamber of the First Instance Court of the National District will be hearing the case against the five defendants in the Odebrecht case. These are: Ángel Rondón Rijo, Víctor José Díaz Rúa, Conrado Enrique Pittaluga Arzeno, Porfirio Andrés Bautista García and Juan Roberto Rodríguez Hernández.
Read more in Spanish: