The Case of the Four Puerto Rican Nationalist Prisoners

Robert Garcia Papers, 1976-1994

Memo to Congressman Robert Garcia from Nelsa Lopez, lawyer and wife of former Governor of Puerto Rico Rafael Hernández Colón, regarding the case of the four Puerto Rican Nationalist leaders imprisoned for over twenty years for an assassination attempt on Congress in 1954. The memo goes into detail of the activists' backgrounds and their legal case. 


Date
October 27, 1978, Date accepted
Creator
Robert Garcia
Language
English
Document Type
Document: reports
Identifier
RoGa_b47_f32_0014_pg01
Related Keywords
Law professionals, Criminal Justice System, Political prisoners, Politics, Politicians, Law, Prisons
Individuals or Organizations Mentioned
Nelsa Lopez, Robert Garcia, United States. Congress, United States. House of Representatives, Lolita Lebron, Oscar Collazo, Irving Flores, Pedro Albizu Campos, Partido Nacionalista (P.R.), Andres Figueroa Cordero, Rafael Cancel Miranda, Luis Muñoz Marin
Related Places
Puerto Rico (is referenced)
Citation
Robert Garcia Papers, 1976-1994. The Case of the Four Puerto Rican Nationalist Prisoners: RoGa_b47_f32_0014_pg01. Center for Puerto Rican Studies Library & Archives, Hunter College, CUNY. Web. 14 Oct 2019.
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