1. Skip to navigation
  2. Skip to content
  3. Skip to secondary content



Latino Daily News

Thursday April 29, 2010

Peru Frees American Held Since 1995

A Peruvian judge on Tuesday ordered the release on parole of Lori Berenson, the New Yorker who has spent more than 14 years in prison on a conviction of collaborating with a Marxist rebel group in a foiled terrorist plot to take the Peruvian Congress hostage.

A Peruvian judge on Tuesday ordered the release on parole of Lori Berenson, the New Yorker who has spent more than 14 years in prison on a conviction of collaborating with a Marxist rebel group in a foiled terrorist plot to take the Peruvian Congress hostage.

Ms. Berenson and Mr. Apari, a former rebel in the Marxist group, the Túpac Amaru Revolutionary Movement, married in 2003. She gave birth to a son, Salvador, last year while in prison.

Tags

There are no tags for this entry.