Unformatted text preview: Complaint: "These artifacts belong to Peru and its people and are central to the history and heritage of the Peruvian nation. Yale is wrongfully, improperly, and fraudulently detaining this property and has refused its return." Yale: "rejected Yale's offers to negotiate a collaborative agreement and instead decided to sue the university to recover archaeological material legally excavated at Machu Picchu." Peru still maintains its standpoint that Yale agreed to return everything, and accuses Yale of breach of contract, fraud, and various civil conspiracies 2007 memorandum, Yale agreed Peru would have legal title to the Machu Picchu items...
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- Spring '08
- Archaeology, Yale University, Yale