- Chile judge: 18 years for Mapuche in arson deaths Updated: Feb-28-14 6:05 pm
- Mapuche Indian found guilty of Chile arson deaths Updated: Feb-20-14 4:08 pm
- Spain moves to curb its universal justice powers Updated: Feb-12-14 7:55 am
SANTIAGO, Chile - A Mapuche indigenous leader was sentenced to 18 years in prison on Friday for the arson murders of an elderly couple who died defending their property from hooded trespassers.
SANTIAGO, Chile - A Mapuche Indian who was shot in the neck during an arson attack was convicted on Thursday of killing an elderly couple in a region of southern Chile that the indigenous group claims as its ancestral territory.
MADRID - Spain's Parliament has approved a ruling party proposal that will severely curb the powers of the country's courts to pursue cases of genocide and other crimes against humanity committed abroad.