Leopoldo Lopez ’93 Sentenced to 13 Years and 9 Months in Prison

“Today they condemn me. But it is the regime that is condemned. For the people of Venezuela will set me free.” Via the BBC

Yesterday, Venezuelan opposition leader Leopoldo Lopez ’93 was sentenced to serve 13 years and 9 months in prison for charges of conspiracy, incitement to commit crimes, arson, and damage to public property. He has been confined to a military prison since February. Lopez’s lawyer, Jared Genser, reacted, Continue reading