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Day of the Imprisoned Writer | PERU: Paola Ugaz

Day of the Imprisoned Writer | PERU: Paola Ugaz

By | November 12, 2020 at 11:32 am

Paola Ugaz is a Peruvian investigative journalist, editor and writer. She is facing a campaign of legal harassment, threats, and defamation lawsuits due to her investigations into acts of corruption, as well as physical, psychological and sexual abuse within the Peruvian religious organization Sodalicio de Vida Cristiana, which she has been investigating since 2010.

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Peru: Overturn Journalist Rafo León’s Criminal Defamation Sentence

Peru: Overturn Journalist Rafo León’s Criminal Defamation Sentence

By | May 16, 2016 at 10:41 am

On May 3, 2016 a court in Lima found journalist and author Rafo León guilty of “aggravated defamation.”

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