Peruvian judge frees opposition leader Fujimori from prison

Keiko Fujimori, daughter of former president Alberto Fujimori and leader of the opposition in Peru, arrives to court as part of an investigation into money laundering, in Lima, Peru October 24, 2018. REUTERS/Mariana Bazo

LIMA (Reuters) – A Peruvian judge late on Wednesday freed conservative opposition leader Keiko Fujimori from jail where she spent the past week pending charges in a money laundering probe. Judge Cesar Sahuanay said there was no legal basis for jailing Fujimori and 19 others before trial in connection with alleged payments from Odebrecht, a […]

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