Chile requests extradition of former US Navy captain for Pinochet-era crimes

[JURIST] A Chilean judge on Tuesday issued an indictment against former US Navy Captain Ray Davis, which included a request that he be extradited to Chile. The indictment charges [CNN report] Davis with the homicides of journalist Charles Horman and US university student Frank Teruggi. Both crimes were alleged to have been committed during the 1973-1990 regime of General Augusto Pinochet [BBC obituary; JURIST news archive]. Davis served as a commander of a US military mission in Chile in 1973…

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