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April 11, 1994 | JUANITA DARLING, TIMES STAFF WRITER
A Mexican judge Sunday freed a key figure in the alleged plot to assassinate ruling party presidential candidate Luis Donaldo Colosio, but ruled that two other suspects should be held without bail. The release of Rodolfo Rivapalacio brings to four the total number of men held for trial in connection with the March 23 killing of Colosio, who was shot after a campaign rally in a Tijuana neighborhood. One other suspect is still being sought, and another has been questioned but not arrested.
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NEWS
April 11, 1994 | JUANITA DARLING, TIMES STAFF WRITER
A Mexican judge Sunday freed a key figure in the alleged plot to assassinate ruling party presidential candidate Luis Donaldo Colosio, but ruled that two other suspects should be held without bail. The release of Rodolfo Rivapalacio brings to four the total number of men held for trial in connection with the March 23 killing of Colosio, who was shot after a campaign rally in a Tijuana neighborhood. One other suspect is still being sought, and another has been questioned but not arrested.
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NEWS
April 5, 1994 | JUANITA DARLING and SEBASTIAN ROTELLA, TIMES STAFF WRITERS
At least seven people--including a former police detective who organized the Tijuana security detail--were involved in a conspiracy to assassinate Luis Donaldo Colosio, the slain ruling party presidential candidate, government officials said Monday.
NEWS
April 6, 1994 | SEBASTIAN ROTELLA, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Mexican authorities questioned possible new suspects Tuesday in the assassination of presidential candidate Luis Donaldo Colosio, even as they delved into the murky world of the politically connected former police officers who have become a focus of their investigation.
NEWS
April 6, 1994 | SEBASTIAN ROTELLA, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Mexican authorities questioned possible new suspects Tuesday in the assassination of presidential candidate Luis Donaldo Colosio, even as they delved into the murky world of the politically connected former police officers who have become a focus of their investigation.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
March 2, 1989
Mexican police arrested a print shop owner and his head printer after a tip from the U. S. Secret Service alleging that they had counterfeited about $5 million in American money. Both men remained jailed Tuesday in Tijuana, while authorities on both sides of the border searched for other members of the operation, which was broken up by a raid last week on the print shop.
NEWS
April 15, 1995 | JUANITA DARLING, TIMES STAFF WRITER
The government's contention that ruling party presidential candidate Luis Donaldo Colosio was killed as part of a conspiracy suffered a serious blow Friday after a federal judge found a key suspect innocent. Tranquilino Sanchez was released after more than a year in a maximum-security prison near the capital after a judge ruled that he had played no role in the March 23, 1994, killing.
NEWS
April 12, 1994 | JUANITA DARLING and SEBASTIAN ROTELLA, TIMES STAFF WRITERS
Rodolfo Macias, a gadfly who calls himself this nation's provisional president, has finally gotten the government's attention: The special prosecutor's office summoned him to appear Monday evening to explain any relationship he may have had with Mario Aburto Martinez, the chief suspect in the assassination of ruling party presidential candidate Luis Donaldo Colosio.
NEWS
March 2, 1995 | MARK FINEMAN and SEBASTIAN ROTELLA, TIMES STAFF WRITERS
Almost six years ago, Luis Donaldo Colosio appeared on television screens throughout Baja California and stunned the state. Colosio, then the 40-year-old leader of Mexico's authoritarian, long-ruling Institutional Revolutionary Party (PRI), took an unprecedented step: He conceded that his party had lost the gubernatorial race in Baja, handing the opposition its first statewide victory in modern Mexican history.
NEWS
April 5, 1994 | JUANITA DARLING and SEBASTIAN ROTELLA, TIMES STAFF WRITERS
At least seven people--including a former police detective who organized the Tijuana security detail--were involved in a conspiracy to assassinate Luis Donaldo Colosio, the slain ruling party presidential candidate, government officials said Monday.
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