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Sinaloa Cartel and prison hunger strikes?

Washington Post

Prison Hunger Strike

Mexico insists ‘El Chapo’ didn’t run prison hunger strike (“Lawyers who visit their clients in the Altiplano, Mexico’s highest-security prison, say they must leave behind their wallets, pens, tie clips, shoelaces. 86 more words

Drug Charges

Rodrigo Canales: The deadly genius of drug cartels

Up to 100,000 people died in drug-related violence in Mexico in the last 6 years. We might think this has nothing to do with us, but in fact we are all complicit, says Yale professor Rodrigo Canales in this unflinching talk that turns conventional wisdom about drug cartels on its head. 23 more words

Colombia arrests suspected drug trafficker for major Mexico cartel

(Reuters) – Colombian authorities have arrested a Costa Rican man accused of trafficking shipments of cocaine to the United States on behalf of Mexico’s infamous Sinaloa cartel. 197 more words

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Ventura, CA: Arrests made in international crime ring; $9 million in drugs, cash seized following arrests

The Ventura County Sheriff’s Office seized more than $4 million in cash and $5 million worth of drugs during a yearlong investigation that has thus far led to the arrests of seven people allegedly connected with the Mexican Mafia. 37 more words

Best Lawyer

Fast and Furious Is Alive and Well and Is Being Used to Expand Drug and Gun Trafficking

According to my confidential sources the manner in which the Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA) deals with confiscated weapons associated with the commission of a drug crime has changed. 1,456 more words

United States

Centinel2012 reblogged this and commented:

Its hard to comprehend how many nails have been driven into the coffin that now holds the US Constitution! This is a sad time for freedom as it is almost gone!

Canadian drug lord's sentence should be boosted to compensate for Canada's generous parole laws: U.S. prosecutors

A New York judge needs to impose a 30-year sentence on Quebec’s billion-dollar pot playboy because when he secures a transfer to Canada his prison time could be slashed from decades to months by Canada’s lenient parole system, U.S. 828 more words

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Almost 90 Percent of All US Wiretaps Listen for Suspected Drug Deals

Earlier this year, a joint US-Mexico wiretap investigation netted the world’s top drug lord, Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman, after American agents in Arizona intercepted a mobile phone owned by the son of one of Chapo’s closest confidantes. 650 more words

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