Brazil: Further information on hunger-strike/legal concern: Juvêncio Mazzarollo

Prisoner of conscience, Juvêncio Mazzarollo, a journalist, was released from detention in Curitiba on 6 April 1984 after serving eighteen months of a four year prison sentence under Articles 42 and 33 of the (unamended) Law of National Security. He had staged a hunger-strike in protest against his continued detention.

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