Beleaguered Senator files more slander charges
Santo Domingo.- San Juan province senator Félix Bautista yesterday filed for damages and slander charges against the journalist Juan TH, Bienvenido Rodríguez, owner of popular radio station Z-101, and its director Willy Rodríguez.
The lawmaker’s lawyers, who filed the suit at the National District Criminal Chamber, said the three will have to prove that the ruling PLD party Senator has stolen from the country.
"The amount of this civil lawsuit is 50 million pesos," said the attorneys for Bautista, a close collaborator of former president Leonel Fernandez.
The lawmakers has already filed similar charges against the writer Andres L. Mateo, the economists Jaime Aristy and Juan A. Ayuso,