Spanish Court Sentences Salvadoran Colonel to 133 Years for Jesuit Murders

A national court in Spain sentenced a former Salvadoran colonel, Inocente Orlando Montano, to more than 133 years in prison for the murders of five of six Jesuit priests and two laywomen were killed in El Salvador on November 16, 1989.

UCA Releases Statement on Reopening of Jesuit Martyrs Case

The Jesuit-run University of Central America (UCA) in El Salvador, released a statement on the case regarding the six Jesuit martyrs and their companions.

Jesuits Offer Pardon to Colonel Involved with 1989 El Salvador Murders

In late May, the Jesuits of El Salvador asked the Salvadoran government to commute a former military colonel's prison sentence for the 1989 killings of six Jesuits and two lay companions.