The Latest Headlines That Deserve More Attention with a Focus on Criminal Justice, Human Rights, and Corruption Issues

7-12-2018       ‘Businessmen in northwest Colombia plan to kill social leaders to prevent land restitution’

7-12-2018       'Lesser evil': how Brazil's militias wield terror to seize power from gangs

7-10-2018       Is This a Youth Diversion Program or School-to-Prison Pipeline Feeder System? 

7-10-2018       Trump works to thank Guatemala for moving embassy by weakening anti-corruption panel

7-9-2018         Former Colombian President’s Ranch Was Paramilitary Base, According to New Testimony

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7-6-2018         'Godfather of payday lending' sentenced to 14 years in U.S. prison

7-5-2018         Former top officials in Sierra Leone arrested for corruption

7-5-2018         Credit Suisse to Pay $77 Million to Settle Princeling Probes

7-4-2018         Al Qaeda-Backed Terrorist Group Has a New Target: Plastic Bags

7-4-2018         Local leaders meet to discuss future of safe injection facilities

7-4-2018         Ortega’s Brother Asks Him to Disband Armed Groups and Call Elections

7-3-2018         Las Vegas Real Estate Broker Accused of Laundering Drug Money

7-3-2018         Do Jail Diversion Programs Really Work?

7-3-2018         Glencore Drops After U.S. Orders Documents in Corruption Probe

7-1-2018         Mexicans vote for president after violent campaign, outsider favored

6-30-2018       International terrorism suit linked to kidnapping in Colombia filed in Williamsport

6-28-2018       Lawmakers request new GAO gender pay study

6-28-2018       Cement company under investigation for allegedly funding terrorist group

6-28-2018       Italy: The Mafia and the Migrants

6-27-2018       2 addiction treatment center owners indicted after reaping $50 million

6-27-2018       South Sudan rivals agree to 'permanent' ceasefire

6-27-2018       In a blow to public sector unions, Supreme Court overturns 40-year-old precedent

6-27-2018       U.S. Attorney: Arrested Troopers Wrote “Ghost Tickets,” Stole Thousands of Dollars

6-26-2018       Colombia to use drones to fumigate coca leaf with herbicide

6-25-2018       The Wiretap Rooms

6-25-2018       The Brexit Short: How Hedge Funds Used Private Polls to Make Millions

6-25-2018       Ex-State Street executive pulled 'bait-and-switch' on clients: U.S. prosecutor

6-23-2018       Afghan highway barely built after 12 years, millions of U.S. tax dollars: SIGAR

6-22-2018       HUD Is Failing to Protect Children From Lead Paint Poisoning, Audits Find

6-22-2018       Could Nicaragua ‘Parapolice’ Groups Turn Criminal?

6-21-2018       N.J. mobster and former boxing champ were 'thieves-in-law.' Now they're guilty

6-21-2018       Kobach Unsuccessfully Sought Governor Pardon For Corporate Donor’s VP

6-20-2018       Beltway Bandits, Cronyism and the DoD’s Exclusive Contracts

6-20-2018       Better Health For Sex Workers: Which Legal Model Causes Least Harm?

6-20-2018       Watchdog talks about millions spent by US to build idle power plant in Afghanistan

6-20-2018       West Virginia Supreme Court justice indicted

6-19-2018       US GovMeddling Machine Boasts of "Laying the Groundwork for Insurrection" in Nicaragua

6-19-2018       Inside a lavish retreat where lobbyists donate for access to state attorneys general

6-18-2018       Chicago Police Accused of Falsely Tagging People as ‘Gang Members’ in Database

6-18-2018       Newspapers Become Lobbyists as They Try to Save Their Industry From Trump’s Tariffs

6-18-2018       Ex-SUNY Polytechnic president rigged bids to keep Cuomo happy: prosecutors

6-18-2018       How D.C. Lobbyists Got China’s ZTE Off the Hook

6-18-2018       JPMorgan Is Fined $65 Million for Trying to Rig Benchmark Rate

6-15-2018       U.S. Spent $8.6 Billion On War on Drugs in Afghanistan And It's Still Losing, Report Says

6-15-2018       Ex-Chicago police detective apologizes at wrongful conviction trial — then blames 12-year-old boy

6-13-2018       Former employees confirm Uribe’s brother led death squad

6-12-2018       Sandcastles: Tracing Sanctions Evasion Through Dubai's Luxary Real Estate Market

6-12-2018       Narco-Terrorists Regroup, Step Up Attacks in the VRAEM

6-12-2018       Qatar hires former US attorney general for $1,600 per hour

6-11-2018       Why were private attorney-client calls recorded? Now, Kansas inmates could go free

6-11-2018       A Look at Today's Chicago Gangs And How They've Changed

6-9-2018         Justin Trudeau trolls Trump with framed photo of his grandfather's Canadian brothel

6-8-2018         FCC shrugs at fake cell towers around the White House

6-8-2018         Cincinnati Police Sued for Burying DNA Evidence that Kept an Innocent Man in Jail on Murder Charges

6-8-2018         ACLU Sues Kansas County Prosecutor for Hiding Diversion Opportunities from Defendants and Failing to Combat Mass Incarceration

6-8-2018         China hacked a Navy contractor and secured a trove of highly sensitive data on submarine warfare

6-7-2018         Nicaragua Government Must Immediately Cease Violent Retaliation against Demonstrators and Respect Right to Peaceful Protest

6-5-2018         West Palm Beach police whistleblower fired; lawsuit still pending

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6-5-2018         Australia charges the former local heads of Citi, Deutsche, ANZ in a cartel case

6-4-2018         Contractor employees avoid jail after overcharging the Navy millions of dollars — here’s why

6-4-2018         Behind Florida’s payments to victims, links to lobbyists

6-4-2018         Seymour Hersh on spies, state secrets, and the stories he doesn’t tell

6-3-2018         Free yourselves from mafia, pope says in crime-infested suburb

6-2-2018         Federal grand jury targets Massachusetts State Police alleged overtime abuse

6-2-2018         Al Shabaab fighters seize town in central Somalia: residents

6-1-2018         The man at the center of the world's greatest oil corruption trial: Olivier Couriol

6-1-2018         Nigeria's Tramadol crisis: The drug fuelling death, despair and Boko Haram

6-1-2018         Guards at Donovan State Prison Accused of Running 'Mafia-Style' Gang

5-31-2018       Trump to Grant Lifeline to Money-Losing Coal Power Plants

5-30-2018       George Osborne’s London Evening Standard sells its editorial independence to Uber, Google and others – for £3 million

5-30-2018       US-funded police linked to illegal executions in El Salvador

5-29-2018       Kenya charges 24 officials in sweeping $79M corruption probe

5-29-2018       Taliban commander orders closure of opium labs in Afghanistan

5-29-2018       We went undercover in a Chinese MDMA factory

5-28-2018       Marines Arrest Wife of Most Wanted Mexican Drug Lord

5-26-2018       "Narcopols": Medellín Cartel “Financed” Senate Campaign of Former President Álvaro Uribe, Colombian Senators Told U.S. Embassy

5-25-2018       As He Heads Back To Prison, A Nashville Man Says 'Goodbye' To The New Life He Hoped To Build

5-25-2018       Thousands protest Argentina's negotiations with IMF

5-23-2018       The FBI continually inflated threat statistics from data encryption to Congress: Report

5-23-2018       Italy World Cup-winner Vincenzo Iaquinta ‘faces six years in prison’ after ‘illegally harbouring guns’ for Mafia

5-23-2018       261 social leaders and 40 FARC members assassinated during Colombia’s peace process: Santos

5-22-2018       100 men, on road to better futures, are sent back to prison by budget cuts

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5-22-2018       Orlando Police Testing Amazon's Real-Time Facial Recognition

5-22-2018       How to Topple a Dictator: the Rebel Plot that Freed the Gambia

5-22-2018       Ben Singer, Former Head of DOJ Securities and Health Care Fraud Units, To Join O'Melveny

5-21-2018       How to Steal an Election in Broad Daylight

5-20-2018       The Mafia Reporter With a Police Escort (and the 200 Journalists Like Him)

5-18-2018        Frisco hospice exec admits overdosing patients 'to hasten their deaths' and make more money

5-18-2018       Ex-jail union boss Norman Seabrook knew investing $20M in hedge fund was bad, prosecutors say

5-18-2018       Aetna suspends whistleblower in CVS fraud case after she refused to destroy documents

5-18-2018       Why anti-marijuana group wants Michigan to legalize weed

5-16-2018       Indictment: Former Mayor Supported Developer In Exchange For Sex

5-15-2018       Glendale cop tied to Mexican Mafia and Armenian organized crime, federal officials say

5-15-2018       Disgraced former congressman Blake Farenthold won’t repay $84K sexual harassment settlement

5-15-2018       Sprawling opium poppy field found in Northern California

5-14-2018       U.S. joins whistleblower case against Insys over kickbacks

5-14-2018       Who is killing witnesses against Colombia’s former president?

5-14-2018       China Contributing $500 Million to Trump-Linked Project in Indonesia

5-14-2018       U.S Attorney investigates major donor to Gov. Cuomo

5-14-2018       Nicaragua’s ‘Truth Commission’ a Farce

5-12-2018       New Orleans man who spent nearly 8 years awaiting trial had parole revoked, now in prison until 2022

5-10-2018       Sebastian Gorka cashed a $5,240 check from Senate candidate Kelli Ward for 'appearance fee'

5-10-2018       Sheldon Adelson kicks in $30M to stop Democratic House takeover

5-10-2018       Italy arrests 14 people suspected of financing terrorism

5-9-2018         New Report Shows More People Buying Illegal Drugs Online

5-9-2018         Suit: CFO feared jail time over kickbacks. He's now Shawnee Mission Health interim CEO

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5-9-2018         RBS reaches $4.9 billion deal to settle U.S. mortgage bond probe

5-8-2018         U.S. Coast Guard aids Guatemala in 3-ton cocaine seizure, largest in country's history

5-7-2018         Rand Paul: Congress Moves to Give the President Unlimited War Powers

5-7-2018         Mar-a-Lago isn’t the ‘Winter White House.’ It’s just an embarrassing cash grab.

5-6-2018         At least 17 killed and 34 wounded as bomb in Afghan mosque targets election preparations

5-5-2018         DEA issues first sales suspension under Trump for opioid wholesaler

5-4-2018         Former Bureau of Prison employee settles bribery charges

5-3-2018         US Arrests Honduras Elite for Allegedly Laundering Corruption Proceeds

5-3-2018         NYC mayor backs plan to open supervised injection sites

5-3-2018         The Gambler Who Cracked the Horse-Racing Code

5-1-2018         Documents show ties between university, conservative donors

5-1-2018         The U.S. Quietly Released Afghanistan’s “Biggest Drug Kingpin” From Prison. Did He Cut a Deal?

4-30-2018       In Afghanistan, at least 10 journalists killed in one day in bombings and shooting

4-30-2018       Human trafficking: 350 victims rescued in Caribbean and Latin America

4-30-2018       57 white supremacist gang members charged in North Texas drug trafficking, kidnapping conspiracy

4-30-2018       Luis García Meza, Bolivian dictator convicted of human rights violations, dies at 88

4-28-2018       Brazil to close half of its 'peace police' units in Rio

4-28-2018       Philippines latest foreign country to book Trump's DC hotel

4-28-2018       Strippers lobbying San Diego to lower fees they call unjustified

4-27-2018       Federal agency says it lost track of 1,475 migrant children

4-27-2018       Beyond A Failed Nominee: Whistleblower Retaliation Another Problem At The VA

4-26-2018       Secretly Taped Audio Reveals Democratic Leadership Pressuring Progressive to Leave Race

4-26-2018       Special Report: A fractured peace – violent rivals rush into FARC void in Colombia

4-25-2018       Shock: Admitted MS-13 illegals placed around the country

4-25-2018       Rodrigo Duterte orders deportation of 71-year-old Australian nun for joining protest in Philippines

4-25-2018       Ban Lobbyists from Fundraising for Politicians

4-24-2018       Do Taxpayers Know They Are Handing Out Billions to Corporations?

4-23-2018       How the Border Patrol Faked Statistics Showing a 73 Percent Rise in Assaults Against Agents

4-22-2018       Federal court rejects time limitation finding in Iraq corruption case

4-22-2018       Rich Macke: From inside the Stockman trial

4-21-2018       Trash mogul Chuck Rizzo: I'm not as bad as the politicians I bribed

4-20-2018       The Unemployable Whistleblower

4-20-2018       In historic ruling, court says Italian state negotiated with mafia

4-20-2018       Nicaragua's Ortega offers benefits rethink as protest death toll rises

4-18-2018       'We are watching you': Political killings shake Mexico election

4-18-2018       Rep. Dennis Ross kept accepting PAC money up until retirement announcement

4-17-2018       Sanders Introduces Legislation to Hold Opioid Makers Accountable

4-17-2018       The Disturbing Ways We Waste Money Our Military Budget

4-17-2018       CEO of Diabetic Health System Indicted on Federal Charges

4-16-2018       Lawsuit: Pentagon Contractor Treated Workers Like ‘Slaves’

4-15-2018       Secret drug raid by feds backfires in Portland: 'Someone could have been killed'

4-15-2018       His pension is $76,000 – a month. And taxpayers are footing that bill and many others

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4-13-2018       NAACP Legal Defense Fund in Jacksonville Over Pedestrian Ticket Enforcement

4-12-2018       More people are dying of heroin overdoses now that prescription opioids are safer

4-12-2018       Amid corruption concerns, Gen. Kelly made allies in Honduras

4-12-2018       DEA awarded contracts to former employees: Inspector general report

4-12-2018       Wells Fargo fired whistleblower for complaints about incentives to mislead: lawsuit

4-11-2018       U.S. Expands Airstrikes on Afghan Opium Labs: Military Justifies Killing Civilians for Alleged Drug Offences

4-11-2018       Detained, Then Violated

4-11-2018       Sicilian Mafia Car Bomb Attack on Journalist Thwarted

4-11-2018       Former Republican House Speaker Is Advising A Marijuana Corporation

4-9-2018         Atlanta bribery figure gets 37 months in brick and rat intimidation case

4-9-2018         Lobbyists Fined by State Ethics Board in Connection with Mayor de Blasio's Campaign for One New York

4-9-2018         S.C. prosecutor Dan Johnson paid brother $6,000, spent more in seized cash on travel

4-9-2018         Trump family hotel business appealed to Panama's president for help

4-5-2018         The ISIS Files

4-5-2018         Pennsylvania DA is charged with protecting drug dealers, trading favorable treatment for sex

4-5-2018         Walmart rolls back for-profit diversion program for shoplifters

4-4-2018         Trump has no reservations about officials using his hotels to curry favor

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4-4-2018         Macedonia apologizes to German snatched for CIA

4-3-2018         A Vancouver cop tells Philadelphia why he changed his mind on safe injection sites

4-2-2018         The FBI Could Have Gotten Into the San Bernardino Shooter’s iPhone, But Leadership Didn’t Say That

4-1-2018         How an abnormal Louisiana law deprives, discriminates and drives incarceration: Tilting the scales

3-29-2018       Catch Me If You Can: Exxon complicit in corrupt Liberian oil sector

3-29-2018       A Former FBI Agent Has Been Charged With Leaking Classified Information to the Press

3-29-2018       Venezuela fire: Relatives want answers after 68 die

3-29-2018       In court filing, Hedge fund Alden admits diverting hundreds of millions from newspaper chain

3-29-2018       US subprime mortgage bonds back in fashion

3-27-2018       Records Show MLB, NBA Now Lobbying On Sports Betting In Nearly A Dozen States

3-26-2018       Berlusconi faces another trial as government talks heat up

3-26-2018       Disposable Veterans and Moral Injury

3-26-2018       Brazil police escort buses in Fortaleza after attacks

3-25-2018       The inside story of the Maziarz trial that never happened

3-24-2018       Japanese Toyobo Pays $66 Million to Settle False Claims Act Allegations Over Selling Defective Fiber to Government for Use in Bullet Proof Vests

3-24-2018       Mexican Journalist Killed After Threats from Local Mayor

3-24-2018       Drug-smuggling mobsters used retired police dogs to help secure cargo, court hears

3-23-2018       At Trial of Omar Mateen’s Wife, Judge’s Questioning Reveals a Huge Hole in Prosecution’s Case and Deceit by Prosecutors

3-23-2018       The Molina Theissen Trial: Four Protected Witnesses Tell Harrowing Stories of Torture

3-23-2018       Report: AT&T Lands Potential $3.3B NSA IT Infrastructure Services Contract

3-23-2018       Veteran DOJ Health Care Fraud Prosecutor Moves to Crowell & Moring

3-22-2018       As the CLOUD Act sneaks into the omnibus, big tech butts heads with privacy advocates

3-20-2018       Coca Growers Battle Cops in Bolivian Capital

3-20-2018       Kris Kobach Just Got Humiliated in Federal Court

3-20-2018       Nicolas Sarkozy in police custody over Gaddafi allegations

3-20-2018       Former Congressman Steve Stockman ran 'massive scam' with donations, prosecutors said

3-20-2018       Grassley blocks top spy lawyer's confirmation over whistleblower rights concerns

3-20-2018       The NSA Worked to “Track Down” Bitcoin Users, Snowden Documents Reveal

3-19-2018       Mexico rights agency: Police were complicit in 2011 killings

3-19-2018       U.S. Supreme Court allows Flint water contamination lawsuits

3-18-2018       Police Shortage Hits Cities and Small Towns Across the Country

3-17-2017       Federal Agency Courted Alcohol Industry to Fund Study on Benefits of Moderate Drinking

3-16-2018       Bullets That Killed Brazil Activist Franco 'Bought by Police'

3-14-2018       Ex-president of Pilot Flying J objects to being labeled most guilty in $56.5M fraud scheme

3-13-2018       Etowah sheriff pockets $750k in jail food funds, buys $740k beach house

3-13-2018       Feds: Ex-aide to U.S. Rep. Bob Brady targeted in murder-for-hire plot

3-13-2018       Federal Bureau of Investigation arrests CEO who allegedly sold modded phones to criminals

3-12-2018       Intel Community Whistleblower Ombudsman Formally Fired

3-12-2018       When a Drug Conviction Lands You on the Sex-Offender Registry

3-12-2018       Saudis hire lobbying help to pursue US investments

3-12-2018       Iowa Senate majority leader steps down after video shows him kissing lobbyist

3-12-2018       Brazilian Men Will Stop Getting Cash After Killing Their Wives

3-10-2018       Bribery case puts spotlight on Cuomo, who could escape glare

3-9-2018         Cartel funded mayors’ election campaigns

3-8-2018         Slovakian journalists pledge to finish slain colleague’s story about political corruption

3-8-2018         Abstinence-only education making a comeback under Trump

3-8-2018         What swamp? Lobbyists get ethics waivers to work for Trump

3-6-2018         CIA Still Arguing Its Official Leaks To Journalists Shouldn't Be Subject To FOIA Requests

3-5-2018         Families of Mexico military abuse victims fear new security law

3-3-2018         Ex-Vatican Bank president indicted over £44.6m losses from real estate sales

3-2-2018         U.S. Saudi Lobby in Overdrive Ahead of Prince MbS ‘Roadshow’

3-2-2018         Revenge Of The Stadium Banks

3-2-2018         Former Wellco CEO pleads guilty to wire fraud

3-2-2018         Russian Billionaire Linked to Putin and Manafort Has Shiny New Cyprus Passport

3-2-2018         How many drug planes were there?

3-2-2018         Colombia: Petro's Caravan 'Sabotaged' as Uribe Critics Riot

3-1-2018         Guatemala appeals for more U.S. help to combat drug trafficking

2-28-2018       Murdered Slovak Journalist Was Investigating Prime Minister’s Aide Linked to Suspected Italian Mafia Figure

2-26-2018       Federal NDP, Liberals considering decriminalization of all drugs

2-26-2018       The Prosecutors

2-26-2018       Former Las Vegas City Councilman Pleads Guilty to Wire Fraud

2-25-2018       Inside the CIA’s plot to kill Fidel Castro — with mafia help

2-24-2018       Colombia: Another Social Leader Killed Amid Gov't Slow Response

2-23-2018      GE says it may face U.S. action over subprime mortgage operations

2-23-2018       A “Death Spiral” for Police Unions?

2-22-2018       The Perverse Power of the Prosecutor

2-22-2018       My First Day as CIA Director

2-22-2018       Italians warned of Mafia meddling in the upcoming election

2-22-2018       Former New Orleans-based DEA task force member admits to stealing cash, cocaine

2-22-2018       How Much Have Banks Been Fined Since the Crisis?

2-21-2018       Trump administration cautions against hemp expansion

2-21-2018       Indigenous villagers in Peru losing patience with coca land seizures

2-21-2018       U.S. Supreme Court Trims Corporate Whistle-Blower Protections

2-20-2018       Judge declares mistrial in Philadelphia mob boss fraud case

2-20-2018       Philippines' Duterte Mocks Condom Use Amid Skyrocketing HIV Rates

2-20-2018       Dissidents groups stealing rebel assets meant for Colombia’s victims: FARC

2-20-2018       U.S.-Trained Police Are Hunting Down and Arresting Protesters Amid Post-Election Crisis in Honduras

2-17-2018       How a French Fraudster Climbed the World of International Arms Dealing

2-16-2018       Brazil army ordered to take over security in violent Rio de Janeiro

2-16-2018       Millions of Afghans tell court they're war crimes victims

2-14-2018       Can the ICC probe end Duterte's deadly war on drugs?

2-14-2018       Mexico admits government spies tailed opposition presidential candidate

2-13-2018       Brazil apps track gunfire as Rio violence spikes

2-12-2018       Report investigates Americans who joined terrorist groups

2-11-2018       US Will Build New Military Base in Northern Argentina

2-11-2018       Amid Peace Talks, 2 More Social Leaders Assassinated in Colombia

2-11-2018       U.S. Intelligence Shuts Down Damning Report on Whistleblower Retaliation

2-10-2018       'The training stays with you': the elite Mexican soldiers recruited by cartels

2-10-2018       Lee County circuit judge arrested for soliciting prostitution

2-10-2018       OxyContin maker stops promoting opioids, cuts sales staff

2-8-2018         UK sold spyware to Honduras just before crackdown on election protesters

2-8-2018         19 police in Mexican state charged in kidnappings, killings

2-7-2018         Journalists flee Venezuela over libel lawsuit

2-7-2018         Mexico pipeline thefts at record high, 10,363 illegal taps

2-7-2018         23 Arrested in Massive Brazil Anti-Drug Operation

2-7-2018         Peter Strzok text: Obama 'wants to know everything' about Hillary Clinton probe

2-6-2018         Prosecutors say governor's aide called bribe payments 'ziti'

2-6-2018         Nestle stops buying palm oil from Guatemala company accused of corruption

2-6-2018         Kellyanne Conway’s 'opioid cabinet' sidelines drug czar’s experts

2-5-2018         Paraguayan rebel group frees 2 kidnapped Mennonite men

2-5-2018         Ecuador voters reinstate presidential term limit

2-5-2018         New Evidence of Africa’s Systematic Looting, From an Increasingly Schizophrenic World Bank

2-5-2018         Exclusive: Massive Pentagon agency lost track of hundreds of millions of dollars

2-4-2018         Mexico protesters fear US-owned brewery will drain their land dry

2-4-2018         Baltimore Police to use fingerprint scanning to combat overtime fraud

2-3-2018         Banana giant Chiquita sued over deaths of Americans in Colombia

2-2-2018         Guatemalan journalist and radio worker found dead with signs of torture

2-2-2018         Pentagon ‘can't afford the sustainment costs‘ on F-35, Lord says

2-1-2018         Ball Gets Rolling on Iowa Legalization of Sports Betting With HSB 592

2-1-2018         Colombia ‘assisting in extermination’ of community leaders: Inspector General

1-31-2018       Mexico cracks down on cheap mobile phone network

1-31-2018       U.S. Donation Increases Guatemala’s Armored Vehicle Force

1-30-2018       Pentagon orders watchdog to hide data showing Taliban’s progress in Afghanistan

1-30-2018       MS-13 wants to force NC teen into violent gang in Honduras. Will he be deported?

1-29-2018       Marco Antonio Sánchez: Missing Mexico teen found after five days

1-29-2018       Drug firms shipped 20.8M pain pills to WV town with 2,900 people

1-29-2018       Honduras: Military Intelligence Behind Assassinations, Tortures, and Forced Disappearances

1-28-2018       U.S. government says it obtained defense lawyer's phone records in disputed witness-tampering investigation

1-28-2018       Hidden History: The US “War On Corruption” In Brasil

1-27-2018       New Mexico holds hundreds of people in prison past their release date

1-26-2018       Secret Report: Honduras' new top cop helped cartel move coke

1-26-2018       AT&T lands NSA contract worth billions to outsource IT

1-26-2018       Hallandale mayor freed from jail after arrest in FBI sting

1-26-2018       Former Guatemala defense minister arrested on corruption charges

1-25-2018       Overwhelming Majority of Americans Support Criminal Justice Reform, New Poll Finds

1-24-2018       U.S. to seek dismissal of 'meritless' whistleblower cases - memo

1-24-2018       Whitefish spent $150K lobbying Congress after Puerto Rico disaster

1-24-2018       Canada's fix to the opiod crisis: Vending machines that distribute prescription opiods to addicts

1-23-2018       Thailand: Forced Labor, Trafficking Persist in Fishing Fleets

1-23-2018       With safe injection sites, Philadelphia demonstrates a bold kind of leadership

1-22-2018       Pennsylvania court orders new congressional map due to gerrymandering

1-22-2018       Broken Covenant: A Homeless Youth Organization’s Assault on Trafficking Is Making Women More Vulnerable

1-20-2018       Whistleblower wins 13-year campaign against HSBC

1-20-2018       Is the President Making Money Off the White House? Trump Properties Made $1.2 Million From Political Groups Last Year

1-19-2018       NSA deleted surveillance data it pledged to preserve

1-19-2018       Tough Love Can Be Deadly

1-18-2018       HSBC agrees to $101.5m penalty in settlement of FX rigging case

1-17-2018       Former prostitutes launch high court challenge to UK law

1-16-2018       Dirty gold is the new cocaine in Colombia — and it’s just as bloody

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1-16-2018       'We're Going to Kill You All': Paramilitary Group to FARC

1-15-2018       Sal Perricone, former federal prosecutor, faces formal sanction over commenting scandal

1-15-2018       State admits recording jail conversations between defense lawyers and clients

1-14-2018       Meet the 24-year-old Trump campaign worker appointed to help lead the government’s drug policy office

1-13-2018       Chile slams World Bank for bias in competitiveness rankings

1-13-2018       Guatemala congressman arrested, accused in murders of two journalists

1-12-2018       U.S. ambassador to Panama resigned because no longer able to "faithfully" serve Trump

1-11-2018       Study: Legalizing marijuana nationally could generate more than $132 billion in tax revenue and 1 million jobs

1-10-2018       Lobbyists Have a New Secret Weapon

1-10-2018       SIGAR finds millions wasted in Afghanistan economic development efforts

1-10-2018       Alabama Sheriffs Filled Their Wallets by Starving Prisoners

1-9-2018         Impact of a 1% Tax on Sports Betting

1-8-2018         Acclaimed book The New Jim Crow banned in some New Jersey prisons

1-8-2018         Kansas state rep: Black people 'responded the worst' to marijuana because of 'their genetics'

1-8-2018         Colombia sends 2000 soldiers to port town to curb post-conflict violence

1-7-2018         In Latin America, John Kelly trained for a job serving Trump

1-5-2018         Why warehouse low-risk drug offenders?

1-5-2018         Private prison company pursuing Wyoming immigration detention center has troubled past

1-4-2018         Citibank Fined $70 Mln For Anti-money Laundering Deficiencies

1-4-2018         Chiquita must face jury in Colombian terror-funding case - Miami judge

1-4-2018         AP NewsBreak: US to end policy that let legal pot flourish

1-4-2018        Senator Gillibrand raises concerns about interim Manhattan U.S. attorney

1-3-2018        Chris Christie Bridgegate lawyer Craig Carpenito named interim U.S. attorney for N.J.

1-3-2018        Commander in Thief

1-3-2018        And Justice For None: Inside Biggest Law Enforcement Scandal in Massachusetts History

1-3-2018         Jeff Sessions’ Marijuana Adviser Wants Doctors to Drug-Test Everyone

1-2-2018         Why We Fight: Inside Colombia’s Last Remaining Guerrilla Group

1-2-2018         Iran unrest: New protests as Rouhani plays down violence

1-1-2018         In lawsuit, Philly officers say supervisors told them to lie about arrests

1-1-2018         Former federal prosecutor buys California’s first legal cannabis

1-1-2018         Goodbye bail: Alaska switches to new system of criminal justice







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