IRB – Immigration and Refugee Board of Canada (Autor)
In a 27 January 1998 telephone interview
with the Research Directorate, the secretary of the dean of the
Faculty of Law at the University of San Carlos stated that the dean
between 1988 and 1992 was Sipriano Francisco Soto Tobar. She added
that Juan Francisco Flores succeeded Soto in 1992 and remained in
that post until 1996. The secretary stated that law programs are
generally completed in five years. An employee at the Department of
Legal and Social Sciences stated that the address of the Faculty of
Law at the University of San Carlos was Ciudad Universitaria, Zona
12, Edificio S-7, Guatemala City (27 Jan. 1998).
A list of courses offered at the Faculty of
Law could not be obtained by the Research Directorate.
This Response was prepared after
researching publicly accessible information currently available to
the Research Directorate within time constraints. This Response is
not, and does not purport to be, conclusive as to the merit of any
particular claim to refugee status or asylum.
University of San Carlos, Department of
Legal and Social Sciences, Guatemala City. 27 January 1998.
Telephone interview with an employee.
University of San Carlos, Faculty of
Law, Guatemala City. 27 January 1998. Telephone interview with the
secretary of the dean.