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Ex-Bolivian President Loses Civil Lawsuit Involving 2003 Unrest

A U.S. jury on Tuesday found a former president of Bolivia and his defense minister responsible for government killings during 2003 unrest and awarded $10 million in damages in a lawsuit filed by Bolivians whose family members were among the slain. The jury verdict came Tuesday after a nearly three-week trial of the civil suit in federal court in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. The jury found against former Bolivian President Gonzalo Sanchez de Lozada, and his former defense minister, Jose...

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