Justice in Mexico 04/18/14 (written by dsánchez) — The government of Oaxaca has publicly acknowledged its failure to provide necessary medical attention to a pregnant indigenous woman in labor, and for jeopardizing her […] Read Article → 04/15/14 (written by callison) — Two new, elaborate drug tunnels were discovered in the beginning of April outside of San Diego, California thanks to a five-month investigation by the San Diego […] Read Article →
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