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Thursday, January 19, 2017

Oscar Lopez-Rivera: Puerto Rican Terrorist Doesn’t Deserve Pardon | National Review

Oscar Lopez-Rivera: Puerto Rican Terrorist Doesn’t Deserve Pardon | National Review:

"Lopez-Rivera has been in federal prison since 1981, after he was convicted of seditious conspiracy and arms trafficking in connection with his leadership of the FALN, the notorious left-wing terrorist group that perpetrated more than 130 attacks on U.S. soil from the mid 1970s through the mid 1980s, killing six and wounding many more. Most members of the FALN, which purported to fight for Puerto Rican independence but maintained deep ties to Fidel Castro’s Cuba, were long ago captured and imprisoned, and many of them have already served their time and been released. But Lopez-Rivera remains unrepentant "