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Assassination of a SaintThe Plot to Murder Óscar Romero and the Quest to Bring His Killers to Justice$
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Matt Eisenbrandt and Benjamín Cuéllar

Print publication date: 2017

Print ISBN-13: 9780520286795

Published to California Scholarship Online: September 2017

DOI: 10.1525/california/9780520286795.001.0001

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“The Fleas Always Stick to the Skinniest Dog”

“The Fleas Always Stick to the Skinniest Dog”

The Verdict’s Impact on Saravia

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(p.151) Fifteen “The Fleas Always Stick to the Skinniest Dog”
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Assassination of a Saint
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Matt Eisenbrandt

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University of California Press
DOI:10.1525/california/9780520286795.003.0015

This chapter chronicles the surprising post-trial revelations by Alvaro Saravia, who comes out of hiding to give an interview to a Miami newspaper. Saravia then contacts the legal team, starting a months-long dialogue that eventually leads to a sit-down meeting with two members of the team in Honduras. The legal team refuses to negotiate with Saravia unless he reveals everything he knows about those responsible for the Romero assassination and the financing of Roberto D’Aubuisson’s death squad, and although the meeting ends without an agreement, Saravia does make some interesting disclosures.

Keywords:   Saravia, D’Aubuisson, Honduras, death squad

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