Peter d'Errico

There's an old saying, "Ignorance of the law is no excuse." It means the law applies whether or not you know the law exists. It's based on the idea that you have an obligation to know the law, and assumes that the law makes itself known....

5/16/13
Rick Kearns
5/13/13
On Friday, May 10 th , former Dictator and General Jose Efrain Rios Montt was found guilty of genocide and crimes against humanity for his role in the murder, rape and displacement...
Rick Kearns
3/26/13
The Maya Q’eqchi Agua Caliente community of Guatemala, some of whose members have been killed, threatened and tortured while trying to defend their territory from a mining company,...
Rick Kearns
2/7/13
On January 28, a Guatemalan judge announced that General and former President Jose Efrain Rios Montt along with his chief of intelligence Jose Rodriguez Sanchez could be tried for ...
Rick Kearns
1/4/13
Mayan priests and special guests celebrated the Fire Ceremony on December 21 in the ancient city of Tikal, Guatemala to welcome the first rays of the sun and the beginning of a new...
ICTMN Staff
10/10/12
Archaeologists in Guatemala believe they’ve discovered the tomb of Lady K’abel, military ruler of the Wak, or “Centipede” kingdom, during the seventh-century...
ICTMN Staff
8/24/12
Two recently published studies delve into what caused the collapse of the Mayan empire, a question many archaeologists have tried answering...
ICTMN Staff
7/27/12
The recent discovery of a new Maya temple in Guatemala has uncovered a possible connection between the king and the sun god...
ICTMN Staff
7/17/12
Scientists have found the remains of an impressive dam in the ancient Mayan city of Tikal, in Guatemala...
ICTMN Staff
6/7/12
The Guatemalan-Maya Center , based in Florida, is home to 30,000-plus Mayans who have fled their country's Huehuetenango region as conflict unfolds over the Hydroelectric Dam Santa...

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