Court jails 2 Catalan independence leaders in sedition probe

Catalan regional police chief Josep Luis Trapero, center, arrives at the national court in Madrid, Spain Monday, Oct. 16, 2017. Two senior Catalan regional police force officers and the leaders of two pro-independence associations are in court again, facing possible sedition charges related to the staging of the region’s banned Oct. 1 secession referendum. The sedition case is investigating the roles of the four in Sept. 20-21 demonstrations in Barcelona as Spanish police arrested several Catalan officials and raided offices in a crackdown on referendum preparations. (AP Photo/Francisco Seco)


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