Dolores Guadalupe García Escamilla

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The press silenced, Nuevo Laredo tries to find voice

December 22, 2011 10:58 AM ET

You don't notice it at first. Not with the people seemingly moving as normal on the sidewalks and the happy recorded music blaring across the plaza in front of city hall to announce the annual cowboy parade. No, at...

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WHO KILLS JOURNALISTS AND WHY? Report by the Committee to Protect Journalists to the Committee of Inquiry

May 23, 2005 12:00 PM ET

Doha, Qatar, Monday, May 23, 2005—The Committee to Protect Journalists has analyzed the deaths of journalists across the world for many years, producing two recent reports that highlight alarming trends in the circumstances, locations, and motives. At least 339...

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Federal investigators take over probe

April 18, 2005 12:00 PM ET

New York, April 18, 2005—The Committee to Protect Journalists mourns the loss of Mexican crime reporter Dolores Guadalupe García Escamilla, who died Saturday from injuries she suffered in an April 5 shooting in front of her radio station in the...

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Newspaper owner killed in Gulf Coast ambush

April 11, 2005 12:00 PM ET

New York, April 11, 2005—The owner of a Mexican Gulf Coast daily that covered organized crime and drug dealing was killed in weekend ambush just hours after he oversaw the launch of a new edition of his newspaper. The Committee...

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CPJ condemns shooting of border journalist

April 6, 2005 12:00 PM ET

New York, April 6, 2005—The Committee to Protect Journalists condemns the vicious attack on a Mexican crime reporter, who was in critical condition today after being shot repeatedly in front of her radio station in Nuevo Laredo, a city on...

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MEXICO

April 5, 2005 12:00 PM ET

APRIL 5, 2005 Posted: May 17, 2005 Dolores Guadalupe García Escamilla, Stereo 91 KILLED—CONFIRMED Crime reporter García Escamilla died April 16 from injuries she suffered in an April 5 shooting in front of her radio station in the border city...

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