Controversial New 'Atenco Law' Allows Use of Violence Against Protesters
Clayton Conn - teleSUR English
go to original
April 7, 2016

A coalition of social and community organizations in the central State of Mexico are uniting against a new law dubbed the Atenco Law, which will provide security forces the legal power to use lethal force and other degrees of violence in protests.

Related: Complaints for Human Rights Violations in Mexico Spike by 18% (teleSUR)

We invite you to add your charity or supporting organizations' news stories and coming events to PVAngels so we can share them with the world. Do it now!

You Can Make a Difference

Coronavirus - How You Can HelpIf you would like to donate directly to the non-profits in Puerto Vallarta and Riviera Nayarit, here are some suggestions you may want to consider to help our local communities in this time of greatest need.

Coronavirus - How You Can Help

Local News

Discover Vallarta-Nayarit

Banderas Bay offers 34 miles of incomparable coastline in the states of Jalisco and Nayarit, and is home to Puerto Vallarta and Riviera Nayarit's many great destinations.