|Nationality Colombian||Name Mauricio Pimiento|
Role Colombian Politician
|Preceded by Lucas Segundo Gnecco Cerchar|
Succeeded by Lucas Segundo Gnecco Cerchar
Born March 17, 1961 (age 54) Bucaramanga, Santander, Colombia (1961-03-17)
Children Jose Martin Pimiento Martinez Maria Cristina Pimiento Martinez
Alma mater Universidad Libre American University
Party Social Party of National Unity
Spouse Adela Cuello, Janis Martinez
Education Free University of Colombia, American University
Political party Social National Unity
miente uribe senador mauricio pimiento
Mauricio Pimiento Barrera (born March 17, 1961) is a Colombian politician, former Senator of Colombia. Pimiento was arrested on February 16, 2007 after being involved in the Para-political scandal. On May 16, 2008 Colombian justice condemned Pimiento to 7 years in prison for conspirating with a terrorist group and electoral fraud.
- miente uribe senador mauricio pimiento
- Alias mario aseguro que mauricio pimiento tuvo injerencia en crimen de alcalde de codazzi
- Early life
- Parapolitica scandal
Alias mario aseguro que mauricio pimiento tuvo injerencia en crimen de alcalde de codazzi
Pimiento studied law and graduated from the Universidad Libre and has a master in Law from the American University in the United States.
Pimiento has been Secretary General and Sub-Director of the National Institute of Social Security and General Director of the Co-Financing Fund for the Rural Sector.
With the political support of the Araujo family in Valledupar he became Governor of the Cesar Department between 1995 and 1997. he was later elected as Senator of Colombia, participating in the first senate committee.
Pimiento was arrested February 16, 2007 after being involved in the Para-political scandal.