Clients: Oscar and Gloria Reyes

Oscar Reyes is a native of Honduras, where he was a journalist and communications professional. He holds a master’s degree in mass communications from the University of Minnesota and was the founder and director of the School of Journalism at the Natio

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Clientes: Dr. Juan Romagoza Arce

Romagoza Arce v. Garcia y Vides Casanova Juan Romagoza Arce era un doctor en El Salvador en 1980 cuando fue detenido y torturado por 22 días en la oficina central de la Guardia Nacional. Ahora él sirve como Director de una clínica publica de salud en W

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Faculty Bios

December 4-6, 2007 Tegucigalpa, Honduras Almudena Bernabeu is CJA’s International Attorney and Transitional Justice Program Director.  She also directs CJA’s Latin America Program.  Almudena Bernabeu currently serves as the lead prosecutor on

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Global Advisory Council

Chester Atkins is the Founder of ADS Ventures, Inc. and served on the CJA board from 1998 through 2010. Chet was Board Chair from 2008-2010. Chet served as a U.S. Representative from Massachusetts 5th District (1985-93), Massachusetts Democratic State

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El Salvador

CJA LitigationChavez v. CarranzaDoe v. Saravia (Assassination of Archbishop Oscar Romero)Romagoza Arce v. GarciaThe Jesuits Massacre CaseCJA Transitional Justice ProjectsTransitional Justice in El Salvador Over 75,000 civilians died at the hands of gov

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Peru

On April 7th, 2009, a three-judge panel of the Peruvian Supreme Court convicted former Peruvian president- Alberto Fujimori of crimes against humanity and sentenced him to 25 years in prison.During his tenure as president, Fujimori presided over extraj

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Honduras

CJA LitigationReyes v. Lopez Grijalba For most of the 20th century, Honduras was relatively free of the political violence that plagued its Central American neighbors: Guatemala, Nicaragua and El Salvador. But in the 1970s and 1980s, Honduras became th

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U.S. Removal Proceedings: General Guillermo Garcia

IN BRIEF | BACKGROUND IN BRIEF Generals José Guillermo García and Carlos Eugenio Vides Casanova are former defense ministers of the Revolutionary Junta in El Salvador. Both men presided over the extrajudicial disappearance, killing, and torture of over

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The Jesuits Massacre Case

CASE STATUS Active HUMAN RIGHTS ISSUES Crimes Against Humanity COUNTRY El Salvador ClientsPerpetratorsPressPartnersRelated Resources CASE STATUS Active HUMAN RIGHTS ISSUES Crimes Against Humanity COUNTRY El Salvador On the morning of November 16, 1989,

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Annual Reports

CJA IMPACT REPORT  July 1, 2017 – June 30, 2018 CJA’s Vision is a world in which justice thrives – where every nation has the capacity and willingness to prosecute human rights criminals and achieve justice for those most marginalized in society. CJA I

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