First exhumations in ‘baby thefts’ cases

The number of known complaints so far relating to possible ‘baby thefts’ carried out during the Franco regime is around 800, and in La Línea de la Concepción, Cádiz province, the first exhumations are being carried out.

More ‘baby theft’ cases in Sevilla

During the past week, the Public Prosecutor in Sevilla has been presented with another five cases relating to suspected ‘baby thefts’ carried out during the Franco era, bringing the total to twenty-four.

Gynecologist resigns in Cádiz ‘baby thefts’ case

The gynecologist Abelardo García Balaguer, under investigation by the Public Prosecutor in Algeciras for his alleged involvement in the disappearance of newborn babies in the province of Cádiz, has submitted his resignation from the executive of the PP in Linea de la Concepcion for ‘personal reasons’.

First ‘baby theft’ case confirmed

After 40 years of research, help from ANADIR (Asociación de Afectados por Adopciones Irregulares) and DNA tests, a woman has met her daughter whom she believed to have died in 1970.