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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.

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