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Fujimori Convicted

The End of Impunity for Executive Abuse: Fujimori on Trial

Lisa J. Laplante | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Lisa J. Laplante

On the world stage, the Alberto Fujimori's conviction will stand as a warning that the preservation of national security can no longer serve as a cloak for violence and human rights abuse.

Peru: Fujimori Verdict A Rights Victory

Human Rights Watch | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Human Rights Watch

(Lima, April 7, 2009) - Today's conviction of Alberto Fujimori, former president of Peru, is a major advance for human rights accountability in the re...

The Fujimori Verdict and the Justice Cascade: Ending Impunity

Scott Gilmore | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Scott Gilmore

Today's sentence against Fujimori is a victory against impunity, and a repudiation of the notion that government leaders are bound by no limits when it comes to national security.