Argentina: Further information: Human rights defender imprisoned and made to pay, for peaceful protest

Alberto Nallar is a human rights lawyer who took an active role during the protests in Jujuy province that began on June 15. He is being criminalised and was deprived of liberty one month under house arrest until his release on August 18th. On October 24, 2023, Alberto Nallar was sentenced to 42 months of imprisonment for the crime of “incitement to commit crimes, incitement to collective violence and uprising or mutiny ” and condemned with an economic reparation in favor of Jujuy province. Alberto Nallar will appeal this resolution.

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