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Photo Credit: Courtesy Hispanically Speaking News

DÉCIO  SÁ

News Organization: O ESTADO DO MARANHÃO

Died: 2012

Location: BRAZIL

Sá, a crusading political reporter for the newspaper O Estado do Maranhão, was shot six times as he ate in a restaurant. Brazil’s National Newspaper Association said he was killed because of his “courageous coverage of crimes committed by hired gunmen.”