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3 Famous Billionaire Drug Kingpins and the Art They Adored

In the wake of the daring prison escape pulled off on July 11 by notorious Mexican drug lord Joaquin Guzmán, aka “El Chapo” (shorty), artnet News looked into… 784 more words

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Cocaine Found Inside Barrels of Hot Sauce

13 Tons of Cocaine Linked to Sinaloa Cartel 

A Mexican cartel allegedly tried to smuggle 13 tons of cocaine by hiding it in barrels of hot sauce. 238 more words

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Dark Alliances Redux: The Globalization of the Narcotics Trade a.k.a. the "War on Drugs"

by Scott Creighton

In memory of Gary Webb. The courage he possessed is far too rare in this country.

At the North American Leaders’ Summit which just took place last week President Obama, Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto met in Ottawa to discuss the future of economic prosperity (for a few) in this North American Union of ours. 1,949 more words

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Raids Target Mexico Drug Cartel's Oakland Pot Grow Houses

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Authorities have raided 10 California marijuana grow houses and arrested at least 15 people in connection with operations that police say are linked to a major Mexican drug cartel. 122 more words

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The biggest 5 organized crime groups in the world

Cyber crime is grabbing the headlines these days, but the largest criminal gangs are still making most of their money from drugs, sex, and extortion. 1,102 more words

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Second Mexican Judge Approves "El Chapo's" Extradition

MEXICO CITY (AP) — A second Mexican judge has ruled that the extradition of Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman to the United States can go forward. 119 more words

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