The total number of criminal cases filed against former Panamanian president Ricardo Martinelli has risen to 21.
These include a case charging an irregular (i.e. illegal) extradition, involving an Ecuadorian national. Corruption in the government purchase of dehydrated food products. A case involving illegal government land seizures. Several cases filed by individuals damaged by illegal surveillance.The PAN corruption case, involving overpayments for government purchases. Illegal Supreme Court intervention in the electoral process, directed by Martinelli among others
Martinelli is currently a fugitive from justice whose current whereabouts are unknown.