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Corruption in Puerto Rico—Gasp!

https://www.wsj.com/articles/corruption-in-puerto-ricogasp-11563744090 Corruption in Puerto Rico—Gasp! Federal permission to declare bankruptcy emboldens the political class By Mary Anastasia O’Grady July 21, 2019 5:21 pm ET Opinion: Puerto Rico Protests are a Reaction to Corruption Protests have rocked the island of Puerto … Continue reading

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U.S. District Attorney´s Office is ready to take action against cockfighting which recently became illegal in Puerto Rico

  https://www.elnuevodia.com/english/english/nota/usdistrictattorneysofficeisreadytotakeaction-2534918 U.S. District Attorney´s Office is ready to take action The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Veterinary Services Endorsement Office in Puerto Rico has not yet been tasked with helping with possible raids Friday, December 13, 2019 – 11:59 AM … Continue reading

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Ban on cockfighting takes effect on December 20, 2019

The argument that cockfighting should be allowed to preserve jobs is weak.  Should the illegal drug trade, human trafficking, illegal trash dumping be allowed, to preserve the jobs of people working in those industries?  Get a better argument to defend … Continue reading

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Bloody Tide: How Puerto Rico Affects the U.S. – Crime, murder, drugs in Puerto Rico

  https://www.houstonpress.com/news/bloody-tide-how-puerto-rico-affects-the-us-6597606 Bloody Tide: How Puerto Rico Affects the U.S. Michael E. Miller, Casey Michel | March 20, 2013 | 4:00am Julio Ramos Oliver died over a spilled drink. It was just after midnight January 20, and Old San Juan … Continue reading

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Puerto Rico a growing hub for cocaine, heroin shipments to the US

https://www.washingtonexaminer.com/news/puerto-rico-a-growing-hub-for-cocaine-heroin-shipments-to-the-us Puerto Rico a growing hub for cocaine, heroin shipments to the US by Anna Giaritelli  | April 16, 2018 12:00 AM DEA agents load bales of cocaine into a van after a news conference at the U.S. Coast Guard … Continue reading

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Half of Puerto Rico’s housing was built illegally. Then came Hurricane Maria.

This is what you get with poor planning, not following building codes, the government and citizens tolerating it. http://www.miamiherald.com/news/nation-world/world/americas/article199948699.html Puerto Rico address issues of “informal construction” after Hurricane Maria Hurricane Maria destroyed many structures in Puerto Rico, including what building … Continue reading

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The heightened risk that Puerto Rico will become a new base for Mexican cartels

  http://thehill.com/opinion/international/358779-the-heightened-risk-that-puerto-rico-will-become-a-new-base-for-mexican The heightened risk that Puerto Rico will become a new base for Mexican cartels By James Durso, opinion contributor — 11/04/17 03:40 PM EDT 52 The views expressed by contributors are their own and not the view of … Continue reading

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