Fact Sheet - The Case of Prof. Rafael Rivera-Garcia
Richie Pérez Papers, 1918-2006
A fact sheet of the case of Prof. Rafael Rivera-Garcia, who was acquitted on charges of attempted murder brought upon by a white neighbor. Rivera-Garcia's legal defense was provided by the Puerto Rican Legal Defense and Education Fund, and had public support from the National Congress for Puerto Rican Rights, The Center for Puerto Rican Studies, Hostos Community College, and others.
1990, Date accepted
Criminal Justice System, Community, Community-based organizations
Individuals or Organizations MentionedRafael Rivera-Garcia
, Puerto Rican Legal Defense & Education Fund
, National Congress for Puerto Rican Rights
, City University of New York. Hostos Community College
, Center for Puerto Rican Studies
Related PlacesNew York City
Richie Pérez Papers, 1918-2006. Fact Sheet - The Case of Prof. Rafael Rivera-Garcia: RiPe_0123. Center for Puerto Rican Studies Library & Archives, Hunter College, CUNY. Web. 16 Oct 2019.
Center for Puerto Rican Studies, Library & Archive
Center for Puerto Rican Studies, Library & Archives