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Honduras Sacrifices Allies for Legitimacy With Arrest of Former First Lady

The arrest of the former first lady of Honduras is another nail in the coffin for the Lobo family, the scapegoat of Honduras’ elites, as President Juan Orlando...
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In Honduras, the Law of the Jungle Abides

A zoo full of wild beasts founded by a murderous drug trafficker; a millionaire banker who finances a drug cartel and breeds crocodiles out of passion; and a...
Former Honduras President Porfirio Lobo
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‘Organized Crime Permeates Society’ in Honduras: Presidential Advisor

While Honduran drug traffickers testify in US courts about their ties with the country's political class, a presidential advisor in Honduras has no qualms about...
Honduran President Juan Orlando Hernández
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Honduran President Decries Drug Traffickers’ Bribery Allegations

President Juan Orlando Hernández has denounced unofficial accusations that he took bribes from a drug trafficker, weeks before Honduras is due to go to the polls...
One of the Cachiros-linked properties Honduran authorities seized
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Honduras Seizes Millions More in Assets Linked to Cachiros

Authorities in Honduras have reportedly seized millions of dollars worth of property linked to the Cachiros drug trafficking network, in the latest blow to the...
Former Honduras President Porfirio Lobo
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Honduras Ex-President’s Son Sentenced to 24 Years in US Prison

Following a case that shook up the Honduras elite, the son of the country's former president was sentenced on September 5 to 24 years in a United States...
A new prison in Costa Rica
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Crisis in the Prisons: Five Guidelines When Reforming the Penal System

The high and growing rate of imprisonment in the region is not leading to lower rates of violence and crime. In other words, we know that prisons are not the...
Ex-Honduran Minister Yankel Rosenthal
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Former Honduras Investment Minister Admits to Laundering Drug Money

A former minister and member of one of the richest families in Honduras has pleaded guilty in a US court to laundering money for the once-powerful Cachiros drug...
Honduras business behemoth Yani Rosenthal
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Honduras Tycoon Pleads Guilty to Money Laundering in US

One of Honduras' most powerful and politically-connected business tycoons, Yani Rosenthal, has pleaded guilty to a money laundering charge in the United States,...