Press Room

Santiago Torres, jurist: "A judge is the scalpel to defend citizens. If it is contaminated, it only serves to transmit more diseases."

Aimar Bretos interviews the lawyer, jurist and professor, known for having taken on important corruption cases in our country.

Cadena SER 23/11/2023 - 21:30 h CET

València. November 13th, 2023. Razhden Kuprashvili, director of the Anti-Corruption Office of Georgia, has visited the Valencian Anti-Fraud Agency to know how it works, accompanied by Mr. Santiago Torres as cooperator in Spain of this Office.

Georgia is currently immersed in the process of integration into the European Union and is being evaluated by the Council of Europe's Group of States against Corruption to learn about its active anti-corruption legislation and policies. 

The relationship between transparency, journalism and official secrets, under debate in the summer course organized by the API and the URJC.

Summer course Journalism, Transparency and Official Secrets, organized on June 30, 2002 by the Association of Investigative Journalists (API) and the Universidad Rey Juan Carlos (URJC).

The Spanish legal model used to regulate official secrets has been analyzed by jurists such as Santiago Torres and Almudena Bernabéu, as well as journalists such as the correspondent of The New York Times in Madrid, Nicholas Casey, and journalists from other internationally renowned media. The conference was opened by the Vice Rector of University Extension of the URJC, Mercedes del Hoyo, and closed by the Rector of the URJC, Javier Ramos.

"The judicial machinery is planned so that it does not work, except with the robbers"
30/10/2019 Interview with Santiago Torres
Human rights ECHR
The attorney at law Santiago Torres in front of the European Court of Human Rights in Strasbourg.

"Why did the same evidence convict Rachel and others were not even brought to trial?"

Interview with Santiago Torres, Raquel Gago's current attorney al law.


Application filed with the Strasbourg Court based on four injustices

The Provincial Court of Valladolid confirms the "deceit" of Banco Popular to a client.

04/11/2016 Global Chronicle

Lawyer, and former Judge Santiago Torres obtained the conviction of Banco Popular.

A young man from Valdepeñas accused of abusing a girl is acquitted due to lack of evidence

"The court's ruling is in tune with the complaints of the defendant's lawyer, Felipe Lozano, who after the trial, behind closed doors, criticized the poor instruction and the poor investigation."