(AP) - In a groundbreaking decision, a federal immigration judge has ruled that
the former defense minister of El Salvador can be deported from the U.S. for
his role in killings and human rights abuses during the 1980s. The ruling by
the Orlando-based judge, James K. Grim, marks the first time...
by Richard A. Cevallos
When El Salvador's new Codigo
Procesal Civil y Mercantil (Civil and Commercial Procedure Code, or CCPC)
went into effect on July 1, 2010, it dramatically changed the rules of the
procedural game. These rules changed not only on paper, but in the way both
SALVADOR El Salvador (AP) - Rights groups are calling on El Salvador to
investigate the 1981 army massacre of about 1,000 people at El Mozote.
Judiciary officials say cases could be opened despite a 1980s amnesty law. The
Inter-American Court of Human Rights says El Salvador should Full