Guatemalan Police Archive Finds Evidence in Disappearance Case

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While there is no public information about exactly what evidence these documents contain, prosecutors ordered the arrest of officer Abraham Lancerio Gomez on charges of illegal arrest, forced disappearance, kidnapping, abuse of office and breach of humanitarian duties. The disappearance of Édgar Fernando Garcia is one of the best known cases because he is the husband of Nineth Montenegro who now serves as a deputy in the Guatemalan legislature.

Announcing the 2015 Award Winners!


Also announced was the winner of this year''s Antonio Pizzigati Prize for Software in the Public Interest , an annual award of a $10,000 cash grant to one individual who has created or led an effort to create an open source software product of significant value to the nonprofit sector and movements for social change. Ken Montenegro , Information Technology Director, Asian Americans Advancing Justice Los Angeles. Every year at NTC, we announce all kinds of award winners.

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