Justice for Víctor Jara

une 29, 2016

Photo: AP

A Florida jury has found a former Chilean army officer liable for the murder of the popular folk singer and activist, Victor Jara in 1973.

It found that Pedro Pablo Barrientos killed the folk singer in the first days of Augusto Pinochet’s coup.

The jury at the civil trial in Orlando awarded Jara’s family $28m (£21m) in damages.Read More »