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Mexico’s biggest cartel is leaderless and drug violence maybe about to intensify

Yahoo Finance, Business Insider: October 29, 2016

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In mid June 150 armed men raided and looted homes leaving several dead in the La Tuna, Mexico. 387 more words

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El Chapo judge fatally shot in head outside of his Mexico home

MEXICO CITY – A Mexican federal judge who presided over appeals from high-profile drug kingpins in recent years was fatally shot in the head outside his home on Monday, authorities said. 184 more words

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Judge presiding over 'El Chapo's' case shot, killed while jogging outside home in Mexico

By My San Antonio Reporter

The judge who presided over west of  Sinaloa Cartel drug lord Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman’s case was shot in the head while jogging outside of his home Monday near Mexico City, according to media reports. 285 more words

'El Chapo' judge gunned down in front of his house in Mexico

A Mexican federal judge who presided over appeals from high-profile drug kingpins in recent years was fatally shot in the head outside his home on Monday, authorities said. 153 more words

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Feds Want 11 Years For Man Who Grew Up With Sinaloa Leaders’ Kids

CHICAGO (CBS) — Edgar Valencia Ortega quickly rose from gopher to international money launderer inside Mexico’s notorious Sinaloa drug cartel.

But his attorneys say Ortega had an edge — he and his siblings grew up with the children of the Sinaloa’s upper echelon. 298 more words

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Losing the War on Drugs, Part I: The Supply Side

The Supply Side of Drugs: Immediate, Positive Effects Wanted

Beginning in the 1970s, the United States declared a War on Drugs. And, forty years on, the war has been a dismal failure. 1,840 more words

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The Established Place of Prisons in the Organized Criminal Community

August 24, 2016

In facilities across North America the rain drops often rattle against barred windows, like little kamikaze airships in their final pitch against the immovable might of a 1945 battleship. 3,101 more words

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