Brazilian rancher jailed for ordering US nun’s murder

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Un policier fédéral brésilien brandit le portrait d’un des suspects dans l’assassinat de la missionnaire américaine soeur Dorothy en 2005 © PHOTO/ANTONIO SCORZA

A Brazilian rancher has been sentenced to 30 years in prison for ordering the murder of a US nun.

Jurors in Belem reached the decision yesterday after 15 hours of deliberations, according to a statement from a court in the northern state of Para.


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