Cédric Jubillar’s lawyers are again calling for his release

The judges have not finished questioning Cédric Jubillar: the husband of the disappeared must wait until December 3 before a possible release. A delay “inadmissible” for his lawyers, who file this Monday, October 18 a request for release.

They denounce the incarceration of a manon the basis of derisory elements“. Cédric Jubillar’s lawyers file Monday, October 18 a second request for the release of the husband of Delphine Jubillar, mysteriously disappeared on the night of December 15 to 16, 2020 in Cagnac-les-Mines, in the Tarn. “It is abnormal that, in France, a man can be imprisoned on the basis of such derisory elements, and even though we have not found a body», is indignant with the Figaro Me Jean-Baptiste Alary.

While a first audition of Cédric Jubillar took place on Friday October 15, a second is scheduled for December 3 next. In the meantime, Cédric Jubillar will therefore have to remain in prison, for the purposes of the investigation. “This is a problematic delay, because there is no justification for this man to be detained for another month.“, estimates Me Alary, who sees in this additional month of detention a means for”lobbyabout his client.

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Seven months in freedom before being imprisoned

But if this additional period of imprisonment should allow investigators to save time and keep a potential crime scene intact, for the criminal lawyer, this decision remains “inadmissible“. “This man remained free for 7 months after the disappearance of his wife, and even though he was under surveillance, while the slightest of his gestures was analyzed and, wherever he went, the gendarmes went, we did not didn’t find anything“, insists the lawyer, who recalls that”two children are waiting for their father outsidefor exactly four months.

Last June, when Cédric Jubillar had just been indicted for “murder of a spouse”, his lawyers had appealed against the detention of their client. The request was rejected in July by the investigating chamber, which considered that there were “serious and concordant cluesproving that Cédric Jubillar had been able to participate in the murder of his wife. The lawyers had then sent a first request for release on August 21, which had also been rejected by the judge of freedoms and detention. According to the lawyers of Cédric Jubillar, the latter justified the placement in solitary confinement of their client by the fact that it was essential to ensure his safety. The criminal lawyers had again appealed against this decision and the court had refused a third time. This is the second time today that the defense has filed a request for release.

Friday, October 15, during the first hearing of Cédric Jubillar, the latter never ceased, as since the start of the investigation, to proclaim his innocence.


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