The Washington Post | 9/14/2010 12:00:00 AM
Sealed Colombian cases trigger debate
September 14-Since 2006, more than a dozen of Colombia's most notorious paramilitary leaders have been extradited to the United States to face drug trafficking charges in U.S. District Court in Washington.
But outrage over the extraditions reached a boiling point earlier this year when U.S. District Judge Reggie B. Walton blocked public access to seven of the paramilitary leaders' cases, erasing virtually every trace of their existence.
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