Seven policemen have been charged with torture in the death of Roma Karol Sendrei, 50, and the beating of his two sons; a prosecutor has recommended they be taken into pre-trial custody. Sendrei was pronounced dead July 5 after having spent 12 hours chained to a steel bar at an eastern Slovakia police station.
Compiled by Tom Nicholson from press reports.
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10. Oct 2001 at 9:25