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1. Decree No. 925 the Legislative Assembly of the Republic of EL SALVADOR, considering: I.-that by Legislative Decree N ° 436, dated 15 October 1998, published in the official journal N ° 206, Tome N ° 341, was issued the special grace of obscure law.
II.-that this House received request for clemency on behalf of the William Alberto Pérez Jerez inmate sentenced to eight years in prison, by kidnapping worsened as not necessary accomplice, to the detriment of José Arturo Gómez Farfán, established and sanctioned in the Arts. 149 and 150 N ° 2 in connection with article 36 N ° 2 all of the Penal Code, the penalty imposed by the Court second of judgment of San Salvador, the fourteen hours of December 7 of 2006, which requested opinion to the Supreme Court of Justice, dated October 14, 2011 and on December 23, the year 2014 the Supreme Court referred the report, giving opinion favorable to it.
III.-that based on the favourable opinion issued by the Supreme Court of Justice, the Commission, taking into account that Mr William Alberto Pérez Jerez is a person who suffers from a chronic degenerative disease, with severe organ damage in their visual, sensory and motor functions of the body, which significantly limit their physical capacities, hindering their development in everyday life.
IV. for the reasons expressed earlier, believes the need that the arrested William Alberto Pérez Jerez, by disease which suffers and their physical condition, is coming to grant requested clemency.
V to be Faculty of the legislature grant pardons, prior favourable report from the Supreme Court of Justice, according to rule 131, 26th Ordinal of the Constitution regulates it.
Therefore, use of his constitutional powers.
Decree: Article 1.-pardon in favor of inmate William Alberto Pérez Jerez, the sentence of eight years for aggravated kidnapping as not necessary accomplice, to the detriment of José Arturo Gómez Farfán, established and sanctioned in the Arts. 149 and 150 N ° 2 in relation to article 36 N ° 2 all of the criminal code, penalty imposed by the Court second of judgment of San Salvador, the fourteen hours of December 7 in 2006, based on the favorable, on December 23, year 2 report 2014, issued by the Honorable Supreme Court of Justice.
Article 2.-this Decree shall come into force, since the day of its publication in the official journal.
GIVEN in the blue room of the Legislative Palace: San Salvador, on sixteenth day of the month of January of the year two thousand and fifteen.
OTHON SIGFRIDO REYES MORALES, PRESIDENT.
ENRIQUE ALBERTO LUIS VALDEZ SOTO, GUILLERMO ANTONIO GALLEGOS NAVARRETE, SENIOR VICE PRESIDENT. SECOND VICE PRESIDENT.
JOSE FRANCISCO MERINO LÓPEZ, LORRAINE GUADALUPE PENA MENDOZA, THIRD VICE PRESIDENT. FOURTH VICE PRESIDENT.
CARLOS ARMANDO REYES RAMOS, FIFTH VICE PRESIDENT.
WILLIAM FRANCISCO MATA BENNETT, MANUEL VICENTE MENJIVAR ESQUIVEL, FIRST SECRETARY. SECOND SECRETARY.
SANDRA MARLENE SALGADO GARCÍA, JOSÉ RAFAEL MACHUCA ZELAYA, THIRD SECRETARY. FOURTH SECRETARY.
IRMA PALACIOS LOURDES VASQUEZ, ERNESTO ANTONIO ANGLE MILE, FIFTH SECRETARY. SIXTH SECRETARY.
FRANCISCO JOSE ZABLAH SAFIE, JOSE SERAFIN RODRIGUEZ ORANTES, SEVENTH SECRETARY. EIGHTH SECRETARY.
Presidential House: San Salvador, twenty-nine days of the month of January of the year two thousand and fifteen.
PUBLISHED, Oscar Samuel Ortiz Ascencio, Vice-President of the Republic, responsible for the Presidential Office.
Benito Antonio Lara Fernandez, Minister of Justice and public security.
D. o. No. 21 volume no. 406 date: February 2, 2015 JQ/geg 25-02-2015 legislative index
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