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A coordinated strategy against drug trafficking in Puerto Rico

https://www.elnuevodia.com/english/editorial/a-coordinated-strategy-against-drug-trafficking lunes, 29 de junio de 2020 A coordinated strategy against drug trafficking The report by the Office of National Drug Control Policy (ONDCP) refers to the big challenges government face in confronting the persistent threat of drug trafficking, as … Continue reading

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Governor Wanda’s Lies – A long list in detail

The automated translation from Spanish has many errors, but you can still get the idea that Governor Wanda has a long list of lying. https://www.elnuevodia.com/opinion/la-tilde-de-mabel/las-mentiras-de-wanda The New Day Friday, July 10, 2020 LA TILDE DE MABEL By Mabel M. Figueroa … Continue reading

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$2 million in cash thrown overboard was seized by US agents after boat chase off Puerto Rico

https://www.miamiherald.com/news/nation-world/national/article243550392.html Did you lose $2 million in waters near Puerto Rico? Check with U.S. Customs By David J. Neal June 15, 2020 04:47 PM   U.S. Customs and Border Protection says this is $2 million it snagged from the waters … Continue reading

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Puerto Rico Ex-Officials Accused of Steering $15.5 Million in Contracts to Consultants

http://www.nytimes.com/2019/07/10/us/puerto-rico-corruption.html Puerto Rico Ex-Officials Accused of Steering $15.5 Million in Contracts to Consultants Federal agents escorted Ángela Ávila Marrero, the former executive director of the Puerto Rico Health Insurance Administration, who was arrested in San Juan on Wednesday.Credit…Carlos Giusti/Associated Press … Continue reading

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PR cockfighting community tries to preserve the right to have cockfighting

https://www.elnuevodia.com/english/english/nota/againstcockfighting-2529027 Against cockfighting Kitty Block, an animal rights activist, says Congress won’t change the measure Tuesday, November 12, 2019 – 11:20 AM By Alex Figueroa Cancel Kitty Block, president and CEO of the Humane Society of the United States. (Archive) … Continue reading

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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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