Councilor Weliton Silva accused of rape in SP; he denies
The City Council of Praia Grande, on the coast of São Paulo, obtained a cassation request in opposition to Whelliton Silva (PL). The councillor, who was a footballer and have become referred to as a striker for Flamengo and Santos, was convicted of rape, “cracking” and abuse of energy. He claims he is the sufferer of a “political setup”.
The criticism was obtained by the House throughout a session held on Tuesday afternoon (13) and three elected councilors will head a Processing Commission to research the complaints made publicly by the citizen Leticia Almeida Hollanda de Albuquerque.
In a speech on Tuesday, shortly after the criticism was learn out, throughout a session of parliament, the councilor denied all of the allegations and stated he was being politically persecuted.
During the assembly, the petition submitted by her was additionally learn. She desires the councilor impeached for breaching parliamentary decorum for misconduct and abuse. Leticia claims that on April 2 she was going to be the sufferer of the rape of a weak individual as a result of a state of intoxication. In the doc, she claims the counselor would get her drunk and take her to his condominium, the place he would consummate the rape.
This reality, in line with her, would have generated a “extreme psychological shock”, together with the looks of suicidal ideas. She claims that she needed to be urgently hospitalized, and the protocols from that interval are hooked up to the criticism.
Leticia claims that she has had borderline syndrome since January 2021 and has been utilizing treatment, a reality that might have been identified to the defendant. That is, in line with the complainant, he knew that she couldn’t drink alcohol as a result of of the treatment.
In addition, she says that the adviser and his spouse promised her skilled growth, with directions to be a parliamentary adviser, with a charge of R$2,400. However, the precise wage for the place is R$12.2 thousand.
The distinction, in line with her, ought to be returned to the adviser by means of financial institution withdrawals or fee of slips, configuring in principle administrative impropriety, energetic corruption and abuses, the so-called “leg”. According to Letícia knowledgeable in the doc, there was an official request to create the place.
The third and last cost pertains to an alleged abuse of authority exercised by the councillor. According to Leticia, he would use his place to mobilize the town’s municipal safety forces in a motorized pursuit of the appellant’s automotive.
In a memo, the Praia Grande City Council confirmed the creation of a Processing Commission that can analyze the revocation of the mandate of Councilor Weliton Augusto Silva. The group consists of three advisers: Carlos Eduardo Barbosa (president), Ugulino Alves Ribeiro (rapporteur) and Romulo Brasil Rebusas (member).
The fee has 90 days to finish the work. After the deadline has handed with no verdict, the case is adjourned. The cassation course of follows the order established in Article 5 of Decree 201/67.
The councilor says he is being politically persecuted
O UOL have reached out to Whelliton Silva’s counsel to get their official place on the matter, however thus far the group has not responded.
In Tuesday, Weliton Silva spoke out and defended himself in opposition to the costs. “Very unhappy what is occurring in this home at the moment. It is used politically. Because he would not like me, he would not like Janaína [esposa do vereador]would not like A, would not like B. In my opinion, a severe criticism like this ought to be made by a political celebration or by the Board of Directors, not by anybody arriving right here in the House and dropping a petition like that, with very severe complaints, with the fingers of the councilors of this House,” he stated.
According to Silva, the investigation was not delayed simply because he and his spouse filed a request with the Civil Police to research what he known as “false testimony” by folks related to the chamber in favor of the complainant. He additionally says that one of these witnesses would have taken Leticia to and from the police station on the day she filed a police report.
A video posted at the moment on the candidate’s Instagram exhibits the 2 collectively on the event. “I’m the sufferer of a political scheme orchestrated by unscrupulous individuals who allied themselves with an irresponsible however not impunable man in workplace.