Controversial New 'Atenco Law' Allows Use of Violence Against Protesters
Clayton Conn - teleSUR English
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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)

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