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The gruesome murder of Fabián Gutiérrez, former private secretary of Vice President Cristina Fernández de Kirchner, has brought back a few ghosts from Argentina’s recent past.
Accusations against the former president and her circle peaked during the last months of her second term, when Prosecutor Alberto Nisman died with a shot to the head days after filing a complaint against her, and during the early days of Mauricio Macri’s presidency, when stories of Kirchnerite-era were atop of the agenda and judges, media, and opposition politicians were all looking to uncover past dirt.