Mayo 1, 1995
Case: Marcos Borges Ribeiro
Owner and publisher of the newspaper Independente in Río Verde, Goiás.
Around 4:00 p.m. while he was at his home he was hit by two shots.
On December 19, 2006 Gláucio dos Reis Santana, who confessed to the crime, was sentenced to 5 years and 4 months in prison.
Sentences reversed and acquittals: (+)
On October 26, 2006 Joana DÁrc de Souza was acquitted after going on trial.
Gláucio dos Reis Santana is serving his sentence under the semi-open system, which allows him out during daytime but he has to sleep at night in the prison.
Released / Sentence commuted: (+)
Jailed awaiting trial: (+)
Suspects not charged: (+)