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Bulletin of Hispanic Studies 94.10

Since its founding by Edgar Allison Peers in 1923, Bulletin of Hispanic Studies has become the foremost British academic journal devoted to the languages, literatures and civilizations of Spain, Portugal and Latin America. Recognised across the world as one of the front-ranking journals in the field of Hispanic research, it is supported by an editorial committee specialising in a vast range of Hispanic scholarship.

Re: Research Query: Criminal, Debtor and Religious Sanctuary in Spain

Your question immediately brought to mind the episode in Catalina de Erauso's autobiography, when she seeks sanctuary in a church in La Paz after murdering a man. The following might be a good entry point: Victor M. Uribe-Uran, "Iglesia Me Llamo": Church Asylum and the Law in Spain and Colonial Spanish America," Comparative Studies in Society and History Vol. 49, No. 2 (Apr., 2007), pp. 446-472.