Tag Archive: Sister Dianna Ortiz

Xuncax v. Gramajo and Ortiz v. Gramajo – CCR Historical Case

http://ccrjustice.org/home/what-we-do/our-cases/xuncax-v-gramajo-and-ortiz-v-gramajo Xuncax v. Gramajo and Ortiz v. Gramajo are two civil damages suits filed on behalf of Guatemalans, all Kanjobal Indians who were brutalized themselves, lost loved ones, and lived in highland villages demolished by Gramajo’s soldiers. They charge former…
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International War Crimes

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Ortiz v. Gramajo – International Human Rights and Solidarity – CCR Docket Fall 1991

Sister Dianna Ortiz, a U.S. nun who was living and teaching literacy and religion to school children in Antigua, Guatemala, was abducted by military and security personnel under the direction and control of Hector Gramajo. Ortiz was stripped, raped, burned…
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International War Crimes

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