InJustice of Justice http://www.globalpost.com/taxonomy/term/22875/all en Venezuela: Judge jailed under Hugo Chavez begins trial in absentia http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/americas/venezuela/121128/jailed-judge-maria-afiuni-hugo-chavez-trial <p>CARACAS &mdash; The trial of an arrested Venezuelan judge who claims she was raped while in prison began Wednesday in absentia. Maria Lourdes Afiuni has repeatedly refused to enter the courtroom, believing that she will not be granted a fair hearing.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/americas/venezuela/121128/jailed-judge-maria-afiuni-hugo-chavez-trial" target="_blank">read more</a></p> InJustice of Justice Politics Venezuela Wed, 28 Nov 2012 23:14:00 +0000 Girish Gupta 5727484 at http://www.globalpost.com