Guernica Centre for International Justice

While 2020 was a difficult year for many people, for the Guernica Centre for International Justice, it was a triumph of hope after 31 years of seeking justice and a 12-year-long litigation battle. Guernica was able to secure a conviction against Salvadoran Colonel Inocente Orlando Montano for ordering the 1989 massacre of the Jesuit priests, Ignacio Ellacuría, Ignacio Martín-Baró, Amando López, Joaquín López y López, Juan Ramón Moreno and Segundo Montes, their housekeeper Elba Julia Ramos and...
Read the press release from The Guernica Centre for International Justice:Madrid, 4 June 2020 - The trial for the killings of Ignacio Ellacuría, Ignacio Martín-Baró, Amando López, Joaquín López y López, Juan Ramón Moreno, Segundo Montes, and their housekeeper and her daughter, Elba Julia Ramos and Celina Maricet Ramos has begun. The trial is scheduled to be concluded in the course of two consecutive blocks: the first taking place from June 8 through 10, 2020; and the second...