President Trump made a statement which seemingly unraveled the entire legal foundation for several of his administration’s immigration and asylum policies.
Everybody knows the profitability of cocaine to Mexican drug cartels, but they are now making up to $250,000 per kilogram of something else—fish bladders.
Mexico: Presidential candidate Andrés Manuel López Obrador (a.k.a. AMLO) is testing the idea of providing amnesty to members of Mexican drug cartels.
Analysis: The global banking titan HSBC was fined a record-breaking $1.9 billion in 2012 for helping Mexican drug cartels launder money.
Narcos: Netflix location scout Carlos Muñoz Portal was murdered in central Mexico while conducting research for the series’ fourth season.
More than a half-million dollars cash was the proceeds from a cocaine shipment that crossed the U.S. southwest border “originating from the Gulf Cartel.”
The Cartel de Jalisco Nueva Generación (CJNG) is reportedly the largest criminal group in Mexico. Sylvia Longmire offers detailed analysis.
Shooting massacre: The small Ohio town of Piketon saw execution-style murders of eight members on April 22. Marijuana grows were a likely motive; Few Americans realize how prevalent large marijuana grow operations are in the United States.