Saturday, April 30, 2016

Mexican brigadier general jailed by civilian court

For the first time, a senior Mexican officer has been sentenced by a civilian court. In this case, a brigadier general was sentenced to 52 years and 6 months' confinement for homicide, torture, and disappearance of a body. The court also ordered that the victims be compensated. Details here, in Spanish.

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