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Accusations fly as Honduran prison fire death toll jumps

Honduras Prison Fire

At least 382 people died in the fire in central Honduras and there are new questions about exactly what happened that night in the overcrowded prison... Outrage over the fire increased after the president of the country's supreme court admitted that only 40% of the inmates in the prison had been convicted. The majority were awaiting trial or waiting for charges to be filed against them.


Prison fire in Honduras leaves at least 272 dead, official says

A forensic official in Honduras says a fire that swept through a prison has killed at least 272 inmates.


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