Tuesday, January 24, 2012
Honduras lawyer denouncing prison mistreatment killed
A Honduras lawyer was shot dead on January 17, after he had revealed to a local newspaper cases of police mistreatments of detainees in the prison of the city of Tela, North of Honduras. Jose Ricardo Rosales was killed three days later the story was published on El Tiempo. According to the newspaper, 74 lawyers have been killed in last three years in Honduras.