Murder of Deborah Gardner

Murder Of Deborah Gardner

Deborah Gardner was a 23-year-old American Peace Corps volunteer who was murdered by another volunteer in the South Pacific Kingdom of Tonga in 1976. The handling of the subsequent trial of the killer brought much criticism against the Peace Corps.

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... Corps has been criticized for its handling of the murder, particularly since a book on the case was published in 2005, acquainting a wider public with the details ... into the possibility of bringing charges against Dennis Priven for the murder of Deborah Gardner but concluded that Priven could not be tried in any ... of these laws was in effect at the time the murder occurred in 1976 and they cannot therefore be applied retroactively to the Gardner murder case, the US Attorney's office concluded ...

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