BREAKING NEWS ~ Chile high court upholds Pinochet indictment, house arrest

[JURIST] AP is reporting that Chile's Supreme Court has upheld the indictment and house arrest of former dictator Augusto Pinochet, according to a court spokesman.

10:52 AM ET - Reuters now has more on the decision, which allows a human rights case against Pinochet for kidnapping and murder to go forward. From Santiago. Channel 13 television provides local coverage in Spanish, including recorded video of the court spokesman's announcement in Spanish (with crowd reaction).

 

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