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Beyond the Rios Montt trial, Guatemala’s search for justice continues

Emi MacLean, a legal officer for freedom of information and expression with the Open Society Justice Initiative, shares her thoughts on the search for justice for grave crimes committed during the Guatemala’s decades-long internal armed conflict.

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Genocide prosecution in a national court – Guatemala’s Rios Montt trial

In The Hague last week, Naomi Roht-Arriaza, distinguished professor of law at the University of California, Hastings College of Law, shared her views on Guatemala’s landmark genocide trial of former president Efrain Rios Montt. While Rios Montt was found guilty, … Continue reading

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