June 15, 2009

The Archbishop of Acapulco, Felipe Aguirre Franco,  reported that a priest and two seminarians were shot in the Tierra Caliente region. The men were shot while traveling in a car in route to a parish function. In a press conference Archbishp Franso...

June 15, 2009

As reported by the Wall Street Journal: BADIRAGUATO, Mexico -- As a child, Joaquín Guzmán Loera was so poor that he sold oranges to scrape together money for a meal. Since then, the 52-year-old has built a business empire and a personal fortune...

June 15, 2009

As reported by the New York Times: bullet holes and the impacts of grenades where drug traffickers once flaunted their power, boarded-up buildings of merchants who fled the lawlessness, and until they were leveled by the government a few weeks...

June 11, 2009

Despite the  presence of thousands of soldiers and federal agents involved in the Joint Operational Chihuahua,  organized crime continues to claim victims- in the last few hours 14 people were reported killed. "A pesar del operativo, ejecutan a 14...

June 11, 2009

Chihuahua’s state governor José Reyes Baeza sued Senator Teresa Ortuño for libel damages. The lawsuit filed with a court judge of the 8th District in Mexico City. Ortuno is accused for her statements she made accusing the governor of Chihuahua...

June 11, 2009

A minor and a police officer died and eight people were injured after an armed group fired three grenades and rounds at a taqueria in the south of Uruapan, where two officers were the presumed target. Agencia Quadratín. "Dos muertos tras ataque a...

June 11, 2009

The Federal Institute of Access to Information (IFAI) has determined that the PGR should make public the figures of the Federal Public Ministry agents who failed "trust examinations", because their disclosure does not breach institutional standards. ...

June 11, 2009

The Attorney General's Office (PGR) offered a reward to anyone with information about the whereabouts of the manager of the Customs Office of Veracruz, Francisco Serrano Aramoni, who disappeared on June 1st. In an agreement published in the...

June 9, 2009

Elements of the Mexican Army and federal police took the "Ignacio Allende" prison in the port of Veracruz, they made a requisition and took an undetermined number of inmates and transferred them to other prisons. The operation of military and...

June 9, 2009

The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) officially launched a complaint to investigate and determine violations of fundamental rights that various authoritie smay have incurred in the ABC nursery fire including the Instituto Mexicano del Seguro...