Searching for the rule of law in the jungle

Galloway, Kate (2013) Searching for the rule of law in the jungle. Right Now, 8 May 2013. p. 1.

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[Extract] Law of the Jungle tells the story of the fight of Indigenous Peruvians to protect their land from the ravages of the oil industry. In what was to have been a peaceful protest by Amazonian villagers against Pluspetrol, a global petrol company, special forces police opened fire and in the melee, a police officer was killed. Fifty protesters were arrested, beaten and tortured. This beautiful and evocative documentary follows the trial of the protest leaders.

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Item Type: Article (Commentary)
Date Deposited: 10 May 2013 06:22
FoR Codes: 18 LAW AND LEGAL STUDIES > 1801 Law > 180114 Human Rights Law @ 100%
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