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On June 12, 2000, eight police officers and their driver were ambushed in Simojovel, Chiapas. Seven of the officers were killed, and the officer and driver who survived were seriously wounded.  274 more words

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Chiapas: Forthcoming actions for the release of Alberto Patishtán

During the month of April there will be held several actions in favor of Alberto Patishtán Gómez, which will include two marches, one on 10 April in the municipal center of El Bosque, and the other on 19 April in Tuxtla Gutiérrez, as undertaken by the Believing People together with the Movement of the People of El Bosque.  440 more words

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Chiapas: New Campaign Forward for the Liberty of Alberto Patishtán

On 20 March, a press conference at the Fray Bartolome de Las Casas Center for Human Rights (CDHFBC) announced the launch of a new campaign in favor of Alberto Patishtán Gómez, called Campaign Forward for the Liberty of Alberto Patishtán, which will consist of a mass-sending of letters to the president of the Council on Federal Judiciary, Juan Meza Silva, as well as the First Collegiate Tribunal, toward the end of promoting the review of the case of professor Patishtán, as has been announced by his legal counsel, Leonel Rivero Rodríguez, from Strategic Defense for Human Rights A.C.  438 more words

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Chiapas: “Justice is its opposite," declares Alberto Patishtán

“Justice is its opposite, given that those who have committed crimes such as those accused over the Acteal case are free while those like me who are innocent continue to be imprisoned by the government,” 412 more words

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Mexico/Chiapas: SCJN rejects review of case of Alberto Patishtán

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On 6 March the Supreme Court for Justice in the Nation (SCJN) decided not to review its competence regarding the case of professor Alberto Patishtán Gómez, from the El Bosque municipality of Chiapas.   349 more words

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Chiapas: March in Cerss nº5 of San Cristóbal de Las Casas for prisoner Rosario Díaz

On 22 February there was held a protest march within prison no. 5 in San Cristóbal de Las Casas, Chiapas, to denounce the injustices carried out gainst Rosario Díaz Méndez, who was newly sentenced to 25 years at the end of January.  175 more words

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Mexico/Chiapas: Alberto Patishtán should be immediately released, notes Olga Sánchez Cordero

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The First Hall of the Supreme Court for Justice in the Nation (SCJN) has planned on 6 March to address the motion requesting the recognition of innocence of the Tsotsil professor Alberto Patishtán Gómez, given that the justice Olga Sánchez Cordero will present the project that would allow for the decision of whether the SCJN has the ability to begin profoundly studying the requested motion.  400 more words

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