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Sister Dorothy Mae Stang, S.N.D., (7 July 1931 – 12 February 20...

wikipedia - 10 Nov 2016
Sister Dorothy Mae Stang, S.N.D., (7 July 1931 – 12 February 2005) was an American-born, Brazilian member of the Congregation of the Sisters of Notre Dame de Namur. She was murdered in Anapu, a city in the state of Pará, in the Amazon Basin of Brazil. Stang had been outspoken in her efforts on behalf of the poor and the environment, and had previously received death threats from loggers and land owners. Her cause for canonization as a martyr and model of sanctity is underway within the Congregation f
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Brazilian priest, associate of Sr. Dorothy Stang, arrested in Brazil

National Catholic Reporter - 28 Mar 2018
He serves Santa Luzia of Anapu parish, in the northern Brazilian state of Para, and was a close friend and associate of the late U.S. missionary Sr. Dorothy Stang, a member of the Sisters of Notre Dame de Namur who was killed by ranchers in February 2005.
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Brazilian court denies sentence reduction for Dorothy Stang assassin

Crux: Covering all things Catholic - 25 Feb 2018
SAO PAULO, Brazil - A Brazilian court denied Regivaldo Pereira Galvao's request for a reduction in sentence for his conviction of masterminding the 2005 killing of Sister Dorothy Stang, a U.S missionary. In 2010, Galvao was convicted and sentenced to ...
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Mandante do assassinato de Dorothy Stang deixa prisão no Pará

Estado de Minas - 26 May 2018
O fazendeiro Regivaldo Pereira Galvão, condenado a 25 anos de prisão como um dos mandantes do assassinato da missionária Dorothy Stang, foi solto no final da tarde desta sexta-feira (25) do Centro de Recuperação Regional de Altamira, no Pará.
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At Our Best (May 26)

Corvallis Gazette Times - 26 May 2018
Corvallis: Jessica Bober, Master of Science in management and leadership degree, Jodi Klier, Master of Science in nursing – education (BSN to MSN) degree; Dorothy Lee, Master of Science in nursing – education (RN to MSN) degree. Jefferson: Tiffany ...
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Justiça do Pará nega pedido de habeas corpus a Padre Amaro - 04 Jun 2018
Padre Amado era considerado braço direito da missionária Dorothy Stang, assassinada em 2005, em Anapu, sudoeste do estado. Ele deu continuidade ao trabalho da religiosa defendendo os direitos humanos, assentamento de sem-terra e as reformas ...
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Brazilian rancher jailed for murder of American nun Dorothy Stang

The Guardian - 20 Sep 2013
A Brazilian rancher charged with ordering the murder in 2005 of American nun and Amazon defender Dorothy Stang has been sentenced to 30 years in jail for homicide. Vitalmiro Bastos de Moura had been tried three times before but his lawyers appealed ...
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Life of Sr. Dorothy Stang celebrated at her California alma mater

National Catholic Reporter (blog) - 10 Feb 2015
Ten years after the murder of Notre Dame de Namur Sr. Dorothy Stang, her alma mater is honoring the beloved “angel of the Amazon” with a week of special events marking her ongoing legacy of service in the mission field. Stang, a 1964 graduate of Notre ...
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Berta Caceres, Dorothy Stang remembered at Notre Dame de Namur vigil

National Catholic Reporter (blog) - 14 Feb 2017
Each February, Notre Dame de Namur University remembers its most famous alumna: Dorothy Stang, a Notre Dame sister and environmental activist who was shot to death Feb. 12, 2005, in the town of Anapu in the Brazilian rain forest. This year, the ...
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Decade after assassination of Sr. Dorothy Stang, work remains risky

National Catholic Reporter - 09 Feb 2015
Sao Paulo — In the 10 years since U.S.-born Sr. Dorothy Stang was killed by ranchers in the Amazon, the risks have not decreased, said one of the coordinators of the Brazilian bishops' Pastoral Land Commission. Antonio Canuto, one of the commission's ...

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