15 August 1997 A new month, a new trial. Or so it seems for a journalist in the southern Bulgarian town of Stara Zagora who was brought to trial numerous times in the first half of 1997. In March, 35-year-oldYovka Atanassova received an eight-month prison sentence and a 710,000-lev fine (about $410) on charges stemming […]

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