Former Energy Executive Charged In Connection To Environmental Activist's Murder



Former energy executive Roberto David Castillo has been sentenced in Honduras for orchestrating the murder of environmental activist Berta Cáceres in 2016. NBC News’ Steve Patterson reports on how Cáceres’ murder sparked outrage across the country demanding accountability.

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42 comments

  1. Oh good, keep investigating, execute them all.

  2. hopefully. he'll get real justice in prison !!!!!!!!

  3. blood on that money but he still counts it

  4. Then people wonder why activists call for socialist revolutions all around the world. That’s justice and democracy.

  5. Rhode Island passed a REAL gun law that will actually effect mass shootings. ASSAULT WEAPONS CAN LONGER HOLD MORE THAN 10 BULLETS IN ITS MAGAZINE. POSSESSION IS 6 MONTH IN PRISON. CONGRESSIONAL GESTURES AND CHARADES ARE NONSENSE THAT WILL PERPETUATE TRAGEDIES.

  6. These environmental sell outs are going to be the death of us all.

  7. Too nad we can't hire her to help Merritt Garland get what he consders enough evidence to endi

  8. Great investigative reporting on this side of the Border.

  9. It was somebody it was from United States of America if a cartel members in United States it was several businesses involved in United States in Billionaire's also was involved in this there was messed up people that are messed up in the head and we are going to get them back into work that way they cannot cause harm or trouble for anyone else

  10. I'm even trying to get his record cleared from all of this because they was not involved it came to order came from United States and we are working on putting them back into a we're working I am working on trying to get them locked up the people that's causing it and causing harm to others and causing other people to get killed I am working on more than one case and every country I am working on cases and I'm working on cases and United States of America they are being falsely accused of something

  11. He was that group was not even involved that it was in United States it came from United States he was not the one that ordered the hit on the lady the activist

  12. This should be national news how companies around the world are extorting this earth and its people .

  13. Enjoy running out of electricity.

  14. And all these people run here with no background checks smh!

  15. Good now go after all the illegal farmers taking up space and logging protected forest in the jungles along the border with honduras and Nicaragua

  16. Greed has no limits. He should get death penalty. 😘

  17. our tax dollars hard at work … killing environmentalists.

  18. How come this only happens to Energy Execs in Africa and Latin America, but never the ones here at home? Sorta like Tech Execs in Japan, Korea, China, India, and ASEAN States generally but never the US or Canada?

  19. Almost as bad as the usa

  20. Roberto David Castillo was a graduate of West Point Academy. He attended West Point in the United States from 2000-2004. The Guardian did a story on it

  21. I only like Mexicans in Mexico

  22. Hope they have the death penalty

  23. Latino's stand up against these criminals ordering murder.

  24. This is far more common than people in the US realize. Dozens of activists are killed every year to protect the profits of American companies.

  25. Berta Sounds Like A Wonderful Person. She was a leader of many great platforms. No Wonder the Far Right wanted her gone.

  26. Thank you, Berta 😢❤

  27. Thank you police,and thank you God!😎

  28. Nothing like an ex-cop going to jail.

  29. Greed & love of money has caused more acts of evil than a little bit SMH.

  30. See woke activists are the real domestic threats

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  32. This is truly heinous I hope justice comes to these people!

  33. Merci beaucoup pour vos efforts que Dieu vous bénisse abondamment

  34. Let the crowd have him.

  35. Is it me or do oil tycoons seem evil?