Claudio Paul Caniggia He was ordered to make an opening statement for the next March 22 in a case that follows him for alleged sexual abuse of his ex-wife, Marianne Nannis, in 2018, while they were still married. The decision was taken by the National Criminal and Correctional Court 18, responsible for the Judge Pablo Ormaecheawho ordered the procedure to be performed that day at 10 a.m. through the virtual platform Zoom.
This case was initiated following a complaint by his ex-wife Nannis related to an alleged attempted sexual abuse that occurred on May 5, 2018, in the Hotel Faenain Puerto Madero.
The details of Nannis’ complaint
According to the imputation of tax of the case Charles Velarde during the inquiry request, this day between dawn and early morning, Caniggia “attempted to have sex with his then wifeMariana Belén Nannis Silles, but when she refused, he told her ‘I’m going to kill you, you daughter of a bitch’”. Then “he hit him punches in the face that did not touch it, since she covered herself with her hands, finally reaching the arms and hands of the victim”.
ultimately the sexual abuse would have materialized “Against his will”.
The prosecutor considered that “beyond the particularities of this case, the victim and the witnesses support their version, in accordance a sufficient probative framework to formulate an imputation”. In the complaint sponsored by lawyer Carlos Broitman, Nannis argued that it all happened after returning from a wedding party at the Palermo racecourse.