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# cartels - Thursday 20 September, 2018

A mobile tractor-trailer morgue carrying 273 dead bodies has sparked outrage in Mexico

It was moved around to different neighbourhoods before new outlets broadcast footage of the truck.

# cartels - Saturday 15 September, 2018

Gunmen dressed as mariachi band killed three people in a Mexico City downtown square

Three assailants carried out the shooting in a square popular with tourists.

# cartels - Friday 7 July, 2017

Some victims had their throats slit as 28 inmates killed in brutal Mexico prison riot

Rioting inmates at the prison slit their rivals’ throats and beat them to death.

# cartels - Monday 5 June, 2017

Murders, corruption and crime: The hell of Mexican prisons

Gangs have effective control of cell blocks in some jails and fight among themselves triggering riots, murders and escapes.

# cartels - Monday 15 February, 2016

Aquariums, saunas and a pub found in Mexican prison

49 people were killed in the prison on Thursday.

# cartels - Thursday 22 January, 2015

Ireland is cracking down on white collar crime

And making it easier to blow the whistle.

# cartels - Saturday 8 November, 2014

Opinion: Marijuana is legal in nearly half of US States – Ireland should follow suit

Robbing murderous criminals of revenues for selling a drug that’s no more harmful than tobacco and alcohol is a no-brainer.

# cartels - Saturday 10 May, 2014

Mexican vigilantes can now legally fight cartels

Drugs cartels are a major problem in Mexico.

# cartels - Saturday 25 January, 2014

Violence, addiction, funerals...How Mexico's drugs war impacts regular people

An incredible snapshot of Mexico’s present situation – one that will be looked at for decades to make sense of Mexican culture and society.

# cartels - Wednesday 2 March, 2011

Competition Authority received over two dozen allegations of illegal cartels in 2010

Cartels typically involve a number of businesses conspiring to make consumers pay more for goods and services.