The King Juan Carlos University in Madrid announced shortly after 6 p.m. on Thursday evening that it was handing over its internal investigation into the falsified Master's Degree in Law held by the First Minister of Madrid, Cristina Cifuentes (PP), to the Public Prosecutor's Office, "given the appearance of information that might constitute a crime", the university said in a brief statement.

The university said the rector would give a press conference on Friday at 1:30 p.m. to explain further.

El Confidencial reported on Thursday evening that Alicia López de los Mozos, the lecturer c...