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Embassy Denies That Mexican Government Asked US for Support in Espionage Case

El Universal

The Mexican government has not requested the collaboration of the Federal Bureau of Investigation to investigate the alleged illegal tapping of journalists and activists’ cell phones.

Ex-Governor of State of Veracruz Agrees to Extradition from Guatemala

Thomson Reuters

A former state governor from Mexico’s ruling party, wanted on charges of embezzlement and organized crime, has agreed to be extradited to his homeland from Guatemala, where he was arrested in April.

Mexico Joins the Legal Battle Against Texas Anti-Sanctuary City Law

The Daily Caller

Mexico has filed an affidavit in support of a lawsuit against the implementation of a Texas law to punish sanctuary cities and allow police officers to inquire about the immigration status of someone they have arrested or detained.

Julio Cesar Chavez Seeks End to Violence in Western Mexico Following Brother’s Death

Visibly upset over the killing of his brother Rafael, boxing legend Julio Cesar Chavez on Monday night called on authorities in western Mexico to take action to stop the violence in the area.

Advocates Call on Lawmakers for Total Legalization of Marijuana in Mexico

CGTN America

Advocates are applauding the Mexican government’s decision to legalize the medical use of marijuana. But the move is prompting calls to remove all restrictions on the use of the much-maligned plants and their by-products.

Attorney General’s Office to Seek FBI’s Help on Government Spying Probe


Mexico’s attorney general said on Monday it will request help from the U.S. Federal Bureau of Investigation to investigate accusations the administration of President Enrique Pena Nieto spied on private citizens.

Drug Violence: 2,000 Bodies Found Buried in Hidden Graves Since 2009


More than 1,000 hidden graves and 2,014 bodies have been found across Mexico in less than 10 years, according to a study tallying the human cost of the ongoing drug war.

Crime and Economic Woes Contributing to Mexico’s Refugee Influx


According to the UN Refugee Agency, slightly more than 9,000 requests for asylum were submitted in Mexico in 2016, but the number of economic refugees who either want to stay in the country or continue on to the United States, has risen to half-a-million.

Hurricane Dora Threatens Mexico’s Pacific Coast Near Manzanillo

Associated Press

Hurricane Dora formed off the western coast of Mexico in the Pacific Ocean on Monday, but it was expected to slow and remain offshore, the U.S. National Hurricane Center said.

Dog Fights as Sport Now Illegal in Mexico: All Related Activities Are Also Prohibited

Mexico News Daily

Congress approved legislation two months ago to make it illegal to raise and train dogs for participating in fighting matches for recreational purposes. This weekend it became official with its publication in the Official Gazette of the Federation.

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