Sujit Choudhry gives professional advice to Catalonia and Spanish Government

Following the crisis facing Catalan and Spanish governments, Sujit Choudhry and other extinguished constitutional law scholars have decided to mediate the two groups. Sujit Choudhry has sent a letter to the two governments requesting them to have an open dialogue and act in good faith to solve their constitutional issues. The latter was sent to the former Catalonian president Puigdemont and to the Spanish Prime minister Rajoy urging them to consider the interests of both governments citizens.

Since 1st October 2017, Spain government applied force to the Catalonian people to keep them from holding a referendum and as a result there was a lot of tension. Most Catalonian people were arrested and prosecuted for being patriots by the Spain government under the rule of Mr. Rajoy, get info on ( The dispute began when the Spanish senate disbanded the Catalonian parliament leaving them under the rule of Spanish government. Spain charged the former Catalonian president together with pro- independence backers with misuse of public funds and rebellion charges. After an arrest warrant was issued by European Union Puigdemont was lucky enough to escape Belgium though his fellow politicians are still waiting for their trials to begin, learn more info on

According to the law scholars, a president should demonstrate his dedication to his people by organizing a referendum so as to involve the citizens in decision making. Sujit Choudhry has advised the Catalonian president Puigdemont to show his commitment to rule the country by holding a referendum to collect public views, look more info on ( They also recommended the Prime Minister Rajoy of Spain to acknowledge the fact that the Catalonian people are ready to secede hence should not do anything to go against their peaceful desire for independence.

Sujit Choudhry and other law scholars urge the Catalonian people to come into terms with the new constitutional solution so that their government can formulate a conclusion through a democratic, fair and accurate means.

Sujit Choudhry states that is of great significant for the Catalonian and Spain government to come to a peaceful understanding since if they don’t the foundational ideals with the European Union might be in vain and undermined, see