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Garzón’s quest for justice crosses a red line in Spain

Judge Garzón crossed what many Spanish politicians considered a red line when he began investigating crimes committed during Spain’s 1930s civil war and the regime of Gen. Francisco Franco that followed.

As austerity bites hard, a once pliant Spain revolts

While Spanish and European authorities say budget cuts are necessary, experts warn the Spanish measures could be too much, too fast.