Death Foretold

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Death Foretold is the tenth report prepared by the Lawyers Committee for Human Rights on the Jsuit case. In this report, the Lawyers Committee seeks to summarize the crime and evaluate efforts to investigate and prosecute its perpetrators.
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Overview

Death Foretold is the tenth report prepared by the Lawyers Committee for Human Rights on the Jsuit case. In this report, the Lawyers Committee seeks to summarize the crime and evaluate efforts to investigate and prosecute its perpetrators.
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Published on behalf of the Lawyer's Committee for Human Rights, which has published 22 reports on El Salvador since 1980, and ten on the Jesuit murders of 1989. This report summarizes the crime and evaluates efforts to investigate and prosecute its perpetrators. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780878405466
  • Publisher: Georgetown University Press
  • Publication date: 11/1/1993
  • Pages: 376
  • Product dimensions: 0.84 (w) x 6.00 (h) x 9.00 (d)

Meet the Author

Martha Doggett, a journalist focusing on Latin American affairs, has covered the Americas for the Lawyers Committee since 1988. The Lawyers Committee for Human Rights works to protect and promote fundamental human rights by conducting fact-finding missions and publishing reports which serve as a starting point for sustained follow-up work with locally-based human rights lawyers and activists, policymakers, and intergovernmental organizations.

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Table of Contents

Preface
Introduction 1
Ch. I "Death to Intelligence!" 17
Ch. II Chronology of the Crime 37
Ch. III The Myth of Good Police Work (November 16, 1989 to January 2, 1990) 73
Ch. IV The Black Hole (January 1990) 101
Ch. V Courting Failure (January to April 1990) 121
Ch. VI From a Standstill to a Crawl (April 30, 1990 to August 20, 1990) 135
Ch. VII To Court (August 21, 1990 to December 6, 1990) 161
Ch. VIII The Final Act (December 7, 1990 to September 1991) 177
Ch. IX The Denouement (September 1991 to December 1992) 195
Ch. X Washington's Mixed Messages 209
Ch. Xl El Salvador's Legal System 237
Postscript, July 1993 253
App. A. Chronology of the UCA Assassination Case 281
App. B. Attacks on El Salvador's Jesuits 301
App. C. Trial Observer's Report 313
App. D. The Defendants 329
App. E. List of Persons Connected to the Jesuit Case 335
App. F. Acronyms and Names 339
App. G. Other Publications Regarding the Jesuit Case 343
Index 347
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