Site Search


1 2 3 8
Posts
Peru ex-president Fujimori sent back to prison to finish out sentence
Alberto Fujimori returned to prison Wednesday to finish out the remaining 13 years of his 25-year sentence for human rights crimes.Fujimori, former president of Peru, has been in prison since 2009 for human rights crimes committed by death squads (More)
Peru opposition leader ordered to preventive detention for 36 months
Former Peruvian presidential candidate Keiko Fujimori was ordered Wednesday to be held in preventive detention for three years by the Peruvian National Criminal Court until the corruption probe into her party and her campaign is finished.Fujimori (More)
Peru opposition leader freed from jail
La Segunda Sala Penal de Peru on Wednesday ordered the release of former Peruvian presidential candidate and opposition party leader Keiko Fujimori, following her arrest last week in an ongoing money laundering investigation.Keiko Fujimori is the (More)
Peru ex-president's pardon annulled
A judge on Peru's highest court overturned a pardon of Peru's former president, Alberto Fujimori on Wednesday.Fujimori was sentenced to 25 years in prison in 2009 for approving a civilian massacre during his presidency. Former president Pedro Pab (More)
Peru Congress approves second impeachment trial against president
Peru's Congress voted [La República report, in Spanish] by a wide margin on Thursday to begin impeachment proceedings against President Pedro Pablo Kuczynski for a second time in three months.Congress voted 87-15 in favor of admitting the impeach (More)
World Legal News Round Up for Saturday, 24 February 2018
Here's the international legal news we covered this week: A UN committee found Friday that the UK is breaching the rights of women in Northern Ireland by restricting their access to abortions. Brazil's Supreme Federal Court ruled that defendants (More)
Peru ex-president Fujimori to face trial for 1992 killings of six farmers
Peru's National Criminal Court Court B on Monday ruled that former president Alberto Fujimori must stand trial for the killings of six farmers in 1992 notwithstanding the medical pardon he received from President Pedro Pablo Kuzynski in December (More)
World Legal News Round Up for Saturday, 30 December 2017
Here's the international legal news we covered this week: A group of UN human rights experts denounced on Thursday the grant of pardon to former Peru President Alberto Fujimori, calling it a "'slap in the face' to victims of human rights abuses."A (More)
UN human rights experts denounce pardon of former Peru President
A group of UN human rights experts denounced on Thursday the grant of pardon to former Peru President Alberto Fujimori, calling it a "'slap in the face' to victims of human rights abuses."According to the experts The presidential pardon granted to (More)
Former Peru President receives medical pardon
Former Peru President Alberto Fujimori was pardoned by President Pedro Pablo Kuzynski on Sunday after serving almost half of a 25-year prison sentence for human rights abuses and corruption committed during his authoritarian regime in the 1990s.Fi (More)
1 2 3 8