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Mexico: Veracruz Ex-Police Get 60 Years for Disappearance

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Nine former police officers in Mexico's Gulf coast state of Veracruz were sentenced Tuesday to 60 years in prison for forced disappearance, including a high-ranking official formerly with the state's Public Security Department.   Many people have gone missing over the years in Veracruz. The case involves the illegal detention and disappearance of a man in June 2014 in the town of Chinameca. Prosecutors say he was "presumably tortured."   The man was taken to a...

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