Some 70 residents camped outside the Garcia retirement home in Barcelona, Friday, to prevent Spanish police from shutting down the facility designated as a polling station in the Catalan independence referendum on October 1. Residents took shifts to guard the facility, with food being supplied by local businesses. As any other polling station in Catalonia, Garcia retirement home is set to be... Еще sealed by Spanish regional police attempting to prevent Sunday's independence vote from taking place. The Spanish government has deemed the referendum «illegal.» The Constitutional Court suspended the Catalan referendum law, following an appeal from the Spanish government. It will be suspended until the court reaches a decision.