ACOM is studying legal actions against the City Council of Valencia for violating the Spanish Constitution and promoting discrimination based on religion, ethnicity or national origin after it approved a BDS resolution

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ACOM is studying legal actions against the City Council of Valencia for violating the Spanish Constitution and promoting discrimination based on religion, ethnicity or national origin after it approved a BDS resolution ACOM is also considering criminal actions against the city councillors that promoted this antisemitic resolution inciting hatred. Last Wednesday the town hall of […]

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ACOM presents three new lawsuits against agreements of adherence to the BDS-ELAI discriminatory campaign

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Judges admit our lawsuits against the following City Councils of the Province of Cádiz: Puerto Real, Conil de la Frontera and Zahara de los Atunes. ACOM, reference group of the Spanish civil society that fights against the anti-Semite discrimination and the harassment of the only Jewish state, is committed to not leaving these actions and […]

BDS handed further legal blow by Spanish Courts: “unconstitutional”

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On June 2016, the City Council of Benlloch (a town of 1.150 inhabitants, west of Spain) passed a decision committing the Council to sign neither any political, commercial, agricultural, educational, cultural, sporting or security agreement or contract with Israeli institutions, companies and organizations, nor with bodies, companies and organizations that are involved, collaborate or in […]

Anti-Semite screening in Madrid

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Anti-Semite screening at Circulo de Bellas Artes (the Centre of Fine Arts) The screening of the documentary “Gas the Arabs” is an incitement to the criminalisation of the State of Israel and an exaltation of hatred against Jews. The participation and promotion of this type of material by an institution that is financed with taxpayer’s […]

The courts annul the boycott against Israel in the city of Cocentaina in Valencia, Spain

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Court number 1 of Alicante has annulled the decision taken in a plenary session of the Cocentaina  Council (11,432 inhabitants) on 18th February,2016, to endorse the campaign of Boycotts, Divestment and Sanctions (BDS) against Israel. The sentence declares null and void the agreement to support the BDS campaign, the boycott of Israeli and pro Israel […]

New boycott agreement annuled in Catalonia thanks to ACOM

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Two months after the approval of discriminatory measures by the City Council of Montcada i Reixac the legal actions of ACOM in Catalonia have achieved the annulment of the boycott. ACOM presented an administrative appeal against the motion approved by the City Council of Montcada (34,802 inhabitants, in Barcelona province), which involved the town and its […]

The boycott against Israel declared illegal in Gran Canaria

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Last 26 December the Court number 4 of Gran Canaria issued its decision on the civil proceedings presented by Ángel Mas, President of ACOM: the boycott approved on 27 November 2015 by the Council of Gran Canaria is ILLEGAL. Since 2015, 21 canarian towns, with a combined population of 850,000 inhabitants, receiving more than 4,2 […]

Boycott against Israel agreement suspended in Andalusia

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Huelva Court number 1 suspended the boycott agreements against Israel adopted by Ayamonte City Council, through a writ issued on October 29, 2017. On may 25th the plenary session of the City Council of Ayamonte (20.000 inhabitants, in the south of Spain), passed a decision that engaged the city in the boycott campaign against Israel. […]