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Salvadoran human rights office pushes courts to prosecute saint’s killer

Salvadoran human rights office pushes courts to prosecute saint’s killer

| December 4, 2018 | 0 Comments

The human rights office for the Archdiocese of San Salvador is taking the country’s judicial system to task, urging the prompt prosecution of those responsible in the assassination of St. Oscar Arnulfo Romero, calling for an end to “creative” excuses for not doing so.

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Judge orders arrest of longtime suspect in St. Romero’s 1980 killing

Judge orders arrest of longtime suspect in St. Romero’s 1980 killing

| Rhina Guidos | October 24, 2018 | 0 Comments

Days after the Catholic Church declared Salvadoran Archbishop Oscar Arnulfo Romero a saint, a judge in El Salvador issued a capture order for a former military captain suspected of killing the religious leader in 1980 as he celebrated Mass.

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