This mother remained in the summer of 2017 for a month in unknown whereabouts with her two children so as not to give them to the father. Francesco Arcuri was convicted of injuring her in 2009 and she reported him again for abuse in 2016.
Juana Rivas has entered the Matilde Cantos de Granada Social Insertion Center (CIS) to serve the final sentence of two and a half years in prison for not having delivered her children to the father in the summer of 2017, as reported this Friday by her lawyer, Carlos Aránguez.
The lawyer already advanced that this neighbor of Maracena (Granada) was not going to “evade” the admission to prison decreed by the Criminal Court 1, although he again accused this body of not “addressing any of the arguments” that he had transferred as a party, among others, the appeals and reform appeals that he has filed against his imprisonment.
A CIS is a place for the fulfillment of reduced sentences, when third degree is reached, there is no risk of bad behavior, escape or violation of the sentence or the prison treatment board considers that it is not necessary to enter a closed module but monitoring by psychologists and social counselors. As Juan José Fernández explains , in these centers a sentence is generally served in an open regime, going to sleep.
Petition for clemency
Rivas, who has also requested a pardon from the Government, is firmly condemned for having remained unaccounted for a month in the summer of 2017 with her two children so as not to hand them over to the father, the Italian Francesco Arcuri, who in 2009 was convicted of injure her and whom she reported again for abuse in 2016.
Juana Rivas and her children, with whom she hid for a month so as not to return them to her Italian father, convicted of abuse.
The events took place in the summer of 2017, when the mother remained unaccounted for a month with her two children so as not to hand them over to the father on the grounds of protecting them from him, the Italian Francesco Arcuri, who in 2009 was convicted of injuring her and whom she reported again for abuse in 2016.
La Granada, in one of her visits to the La Caleta courts.
The judge orders the entry into prison of Juana Rivas, after the sentence of the Supreme Court
After several requests for her to return her children and after her ex-partner denounced the disappearance, the defendant handed over the two children a month later in Granada.
The Hearing of Granada and the Criminal Court number 1 of Granada appreciated that the defendant had committed two crimes of abduction of minors, one for each child, in breach of the judicial decisions that forced her to surrender to the father who had custody of the children. themselves by judicial provision.
The Supreme Court finally considered that, although article 225 bis of the Penal Code always refers to the “minor”, in the singular, the title where the norm is located, refers to family relationships, hence it finally condemned her for a single crime to the penalty of two years and six months in prison, in addition to the loss of parental authority.