21 April 2010 by José Zepeda

Spanish judge Baltasar Garzón is facing prosecution, accused of overreaching his judicial powers when investigating atrocities committed during and after the country’s 1936-39 civil war. Retired Chilean judge Juan Guzmán Tapia, who worked closely with Garzón when prosecuting late Chilean dictator Augusto Pinochet, speaks of political games.

12 September 2005 by -

Read here the International Justice Tribune, No. 31

Table of content:

  • Pérou: Derrière les masques de l’escadron Colina
  • Argentine: Une preuve de plus contre Astiz
  • Uruguay: La promesse du président Entretien avec le juge Juan Guzman Tapia “Je ne crois pas que Pinochet sera jugé au Chili”

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18 October 2004 by Arnoud Grellier

A new legal front against Augusto Pinochet could begin on 5 November when Chile's Appeals Court examines another request to strip the former dictator of his legal immunity. The demand was filed on 5 October by the daughters of Carlos Prats, the former commander-in-chief of the army and ex vice-president, who was murdered in Buenos Aires in September 1974.

Juan Guzman Tapia