1945

Bringing justice to torture enablers

image of Bringing justice to torture enablers

When, after his 16-month arrest, General Augusto Pinochet was sent back from London to his native Chile, Geoffrey Robertson, a constitutional lawyer, was asked whether it was likely that the general would spend any time behind bars. “No … but a fate worse than prison awaits him. He will spend the rest of his days surrounded by lawyers” – which is exactly what happened.

Related Subject(s): Human Rights and Refugees
Sustainable Development Goals:
/content/books/9789210563413c067
dcterms_title,dcterms_subject,pub_keyword
-contentType:Journal -contentType:Contributor -contentType:Concept -contentType:Institution
10
5
Chapter
content/books/9789210563413
Book
false
Loading
This is a required field
Please enter a valid email address
Approval was a Success
Invalid data
An Error Occurred
Approval was partially successful, following selected items could not be processed due to error