Judge Baltasar Garzón Faces Criminal Charges for Probing into the Fate of Spain’s ‘Disappeared’

Spanish Judge Baltazar Garzon visits a former clandestine detention center in Buenos Aires, Argentina.  Photo courtesy of the Presidency of the Nation of Argentina website.

By Annamaria Racota Nearly 30 years after the end of the Franco regime, a lawyer visited 90-year old Teofila Gonzalez at her retirement home in 2008 and told her that one of the eleven bodies found after the exhumation of a mass grave, ordered by Judge Baltasar Garzón, was identified as her brother, Severiano. Severiano [Read More…]