CARACAS (Reuters) - An opponent of Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro committed suicide in jail, where he had been locked up on charges of fomenting street violence against the socialist government, the Interior Minister said on Friday.
An outraged Venezuelan opposition demanded details surrounding the death of commercial pilot Rodolfo Gonzalez, 64, who was imprisoned in April on accusations of seeking to overthrow the government via massive demonstrations. He had not yet been sentenced.
13:23 Alabama Inmate Whose Execution Had Been Delayed Seven Times Has Been Put to Death20
09:05 Tommy Arthur, Inmate Who Escaped Death 7 Times, Is Executed17
09:05 Alabama executes Tommy Arthur, who escaped 7 prior execution dates15
22:41 The Latest: Supreme Court issues temporary stay on execution17