TITLE

Priest charged again in bishop's death

PUB. DATE
April 2000
SOURCE
Christian Century;04/12/2000, Vol. 117 Issue 12, p420
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Highlights the arrest of Mario Orantes, Roman Catholic priest, for the death of Guatemalan Catholic Bishop Juan Gerardi, a human rights crusader. Investigations being conducted by the Guatemalan authorities; Information on the political activities of Gerardi.
ACCESSION #
2999479

 

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