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LIMA (Reuters) Former Peruvian President Alberto Fujimori, in prison for corruption and human rights crimes, is in poor health and will ask President Ollanta Canada Goose Coats On Sale Humala for a pardon, his family and lawyer canada goose uk outlet said on Thursday.
Former Canada Goose sale Peruvian President Alberto Fujimori attends his trial at the Special Police Headquarters in cheap canada goose uk Lima in this June 30, 2008 file photo. REUTERS/Mariana Bazo
A so called humanitarian pardon, which could only be granted after canada goose coats on https://www.expeditionparkaoutlets.ca sale a canada goose coats series of medical and Canada Goose Outlet judicial reviews, might allow Humala to gain support in Congress from Fujimori canada goose factory sale right wing party and give the ruling buy canada goose jacket cheap Gana Peru party a working majority.
But a pardon would Canada Goose Jackets anger Peruvians on the left who tried for years to unseat Fujimori, rallied to put him canada goose store on trial canada goose black friday sale after he stepped down, canada goose outlet nyc buy canada goose jacket and who remember Humala as the young army officer who stood up to Fujimori and publicly demanded he canada goose clearance resign. He was extradited to Peru from Chile in 2007 and later sentenced in canada goose uk black friday a series of trials to 25 years in prison for uk canada goose theft and using death squads to crack down on insurgents.
Now 73, Fujimori has cancerous cells in his mouth and is depressed, his family and lawyer say. Critics say there are much sicker prisoners who don get pardoned.
we fought for his innocence. But in his current state of health we are fighting above all for his life, Fujimori lawyer, Cesar uk canada goose outlet Nakazaki, told canadian goose jacket Reuters.
Fujimori daughter, Keiko Fujimori, lost this canada goose uk shop year presidential election to Humala after a bitter campaign but this month she praised Humala for replacing Canada Goose online his prime minister with canada goose clearance sale Oscar Valdes, who was cheap Canada Goose his instructor in the military.
Critics said Valdes will add a law and Canada Goose Online order bent to Humala government.
think the pardon will be asked for in the coming weeks, not before Christmas, Keiko Fujimori said on local television TV.
A Canada Goose Parka poll this month showed nearly two thirds of Peruvians favor giving Fujimori a pardon if his health were shown to be deteriorating.
Humala on Thursday said he would not pre judge a request for a pardon, but during the presidential campaign said he would not rule out granting one to Fujimori.
Fujimori was credited for slaying hyperinflation and opening Peru economy, now one of the fastest growing in Latin America, to trade and foreign investment.