December 24, 2015

The Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) urged Mexico to continue improving and implementing its judicial reform system. The OECD’s push comes as Mexico quickly approaches the end of its constitutionally imposed...

December 18, 2015

12/18/15 (written by msmith) -  As the year comes to an end, Justice in Mexico is pleased to announce the publications of three new working papers. From examining Mexico's War on Drugs and militarization of public security, to understanding why U.S....

December 11, 2015

12/11/15 (written by alagorio) - On December 1st, parents of the missing forty-three Ayotzinapa students lifted the protest camp at the capital. The decision came after the Interior Department announced the creation of a new specialized...

December 10, 2015

The UNAM team came in second place. As Brenda Montes de Oca Acatitla recalls her time in Argentina, she notes  how much her time in OASIS helped her prepare for the competition. "I reviewed my notes that I had taken throughout my time in OASIS...

December 9, 2015

12/9/15 (written by alagorio) – On December 1st, it was reported that ex-mayor of Pluma Hidalgo, Pablo Pérez Ramos, was arrested on corruption and embezzlement charges. He is one of thirty-nine former mayors who are being investigated for...

December 2, 2015

12/2/15 (written by alagorio) - On November 18th, Ivan Carazín Molina and three accomplices were arrested by federal agents in Guadalajara. He is known as “El Comandante Tornado” and is the second in command of the Jalisco New Generation...

November 17, 2015

11/17/15 (written by alagorio) - Justice in Mexico, in collaboration with the Mexico Institute at the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars, presents the most recent publications in a series of working papers that analyze how to...

November 7, 2015

11/07/15 (written by alagorio) - Recently, Mexican authorities have arrested six people who are suspected of being involved in the escape of Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzmán from the Altiplano prison. This is the second time Guzmán has escaped...

October 22, 2015

OASIS advocacy training program is intended to provide skill building and exchange opportunities for legal professionals and students. The current INL-sponsored partnership, will help law faculty and students at the National Autonomous University...

October 12, 2015

The symposium’s final conference included a lecture by the renowned Dr. María de los Ángeles Fromow, Technical Secretariat of the Coordinating Council for the Implementation of the Criminal Justice System of the Ministry of the Interior. Dr....