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Catalan separatist leaders to get up to 15 years in jail: judicial source

Reuters Saturday, 12 October 2019
Spain's Supreme Court plans to sentence Catalan separatist leaders to a maximum of 15 years in prison over a 2017 bid for independence, a judicial source told Reuters on Saturday.
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