GUATEMALAN SUPREME COURT DECISION TO LEAVE OPEN LEGAL PROCEEDINGS ON MURDER OF

Created: 2/14/1994

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THE SUPREME COURT LAST WEEK RESOLVED TO LEAVEEGAL PROCEEDINGS ACAIHST THE "INTELLECTUALF THE1 MURDER OF GUATEMALAN ANTHROPOLOGIST HYRWA MACK CHANG.

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0 the high court decision will allow prosecutors to investigate and try retired general edgar augusto godoy caitan, and lieutenant colonels juan valencia osorio and juan guillerho oliva for their alleged connection to the killing. (comment: valencia is now the commander of the first battalion of the military ahbulatory police. oliva is the chief of the counterintelligence division of the directorate of intelligence

0 the military announced oh friday that its courts would handle any charges that are brought against the officers.

0 activist helen hack chang, who is the driving force behind the trials into the murder of her sister, said other military and police officials could be fingered in the case as the investigation widens.

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