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Chile: Harsh criticism of Boric for pardoning participants in the violent riots of 2019

By Daniela Carrasco

One of Gabriel Boric's most worrying presidential campaign promises was a pardon for the so-called "political prisoners." And, unfortunately, he kept his word on the last business day of 2022, since the Chilean president released thirteen convicted by justice. 

Among them is an insurrectionist who was a member of the Manuel Rodríguez 'Patriotic' Front (FPMR) and was previously convicted twice. Thus, the first controversy of 2023 has already begun, both that the Prosecutor's Office and the Supreme Court reminded the Executive of the separation of powers and the rule of the Constitution.

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