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Jul 15, 2013 No Comments ›› Infidel Alie

Excerpted from AP — Miguel Angel Trevino Morales, the notoriously brutal leader of the feared Zetas drug cartel, has been captured in the first major blow against an organized crime leader by a Mexican administration struggling to drive down persistently high levels of violence, a U.S. federal official confirmed. Trevino Morales, known as “Z-40,” was captured by ...

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Jul 11, 2013 No Comments ›› spratico

San Jose Mercury News - After hiking two miles over rough terrain Wednesday morning, a law enforcement team found 10,000 marijuana plants deep inside Henry Coe State Park near Gilroy -- one of the largest hauls in recent years. The Santa Clara County Sheriff's Office Marijuana Eradication team, accompanied by its SWAT team and state Fish ...

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Jul 8, 2013 No Comments ›› Toro520

Excerpted from the Washington Times: A Mexican drug cartel known for kidnapping random civilians and beheading its rivals has expanded its operations into the U.S. The gang known as Los Zetas is recruiting U.S. prison and street gangs, and non-Mexicans, for its drug trafficking and support operations in Mexico and the U.S. An FBI intelligence bulletin notes that ...

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Jul 1, 2013 No Comments ›› Jake Hammer

Excerpted from THE DAILY CALLER A former Mexican cabinet member says the U.S. should accept more low-skill migrants from Central America, because otherwise the migrants would stay in Mexico. If they can’t get into the United States, “they’re going to stay in Mexico, creating a burden for us that we have to carry,” Jorge Castañeda said on ...

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Jun 28, 2013 No Comments ›› Jake Hammer

Excerpted from WASHINGTON TIMES The National Border Patrol Council, the union for the agents charged with guarding the U.S.-Mexico border, says it has “serious concerns” about the way the new Senate bill handles security in the southwest — adding a major new critical voice to the immigration debate. NBPC had held its fire in recent weeks as ...

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Jun 22, 2013 No Comments ›› Jack Flash

Excerpted from Brandon Darby's piece in Breitbart: The U.S. Attorneys’ Office partially unsealed a number of indictments after 25 individuals were arrested by authorities in Laredo, Texas on June 25, 2013. The individuals arrested belonged to a formerly U.S.-led prison gang; the charges against them stem from the alleged trafficking of drugs and laundering of ...

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Jun 22, 2013 No Comments ›› Jack Flash

TUCSON, Ariz. -- U.S. Customs and Border Protection says two illegal immigrants were arrested this week while pretending to work for U.S. Fish and Wildlife in order to transport marijuana. Border patrol agents working near Elfrida, Ariz. attempted to stop a truck on Wednesday that they suspected was smuggling narcotics. The vehicle refused to stop, but agents ...

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Jun 21, 2013 No Comments ›› Jake Hammer

Excerpted from AP SAN DIEGO Two brothers who worked as Border Patrol agents were scheduled to be sentenced Friday for smuggling hundreds of immigrants into the United States in one of the highest-profile corruption cases to sting the federal agency in a decade. Raul and Fidel Villarreal face a maximum of 50 years in prison and at least ...

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Jun 20, 2013 No Comments ›› Jake Hammer

Excerpted from THE HILL The Senate on Thursday rejected Sen. John Cornyn’s (R-Texas) immigration reform bill amendment that would have put mandatory border security triggers in place before immigrants were given legal status. The Senate voted 54-43 to table the amendment, which was seen as crucial to get more Republican support for the legislation. But Sens. John ...

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Jun 19, 2013 No Comments ›› Spit Stixx

Excerpted from The Daily Caller: The House passed an amendment to the farm bill Wednesday to end the Agriculture Department’s partnership with the Mexican government to promote nutrition assistance programs. “It is outrageous that for nearly ten years the U.S. Department of Agriculture has, in collaboration with the Mexican government, used taxpayer dollars to promote ...

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Jun 18, 2013 No Comments ›› Jake Hammer

Excerpted from WASHINGTON TIMES Senators on Tuesday rejected building the 700 miles of double-tier border fencing Congress authorized just seven years ago, with a majority of the Senate saying they didn’t want to delay granting illegal immigrants legal status while the fence was being built. The 54-39 vote to reject the fence shows the core of the ...

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Jun 14, 2013 No Comments ›› Jake Hammer

Excerpted from FOX NEWS An alleged member of multiple Mexican drug cartels reportedly confessed to more than 30 killings across the United States. Jose Manuel Martinez allegedly admitted to the killings while being questioned by police about his connection to another murder in Alabama, police announced Thursday. Authorities say they have connected him to 10 murders in ...

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Jun 9, 2013 No Comments ›› Jack Flash

Excerpted from The Daily Mail: Mexican drug cartels are recruiting convicts in U.S. prisons to work for them as drug runners, assassins and enforcers when they are released. One prisoner who is nearing the end of a 10-year sentence has said he was approached by Mexican drug gangs who wanted to give him 20kilograms of ...

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Jun 6, 2013 No Comments ›› Spit Stixx

Ever wonder why Mexican music has accordians? It's from the early German immigrants who settled there.

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Jun 6, 2013 No Comments ›› Jake Hammer

Excerpted from NATIONAL REVIEW The House of Representatives voted 224–201 Thursday morning to deny funding for the Obama administration’s controversial Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) policy. The policy, which was implemented via executive order in June 2012, effectively assumes the enactment of the DREAM Act, legislation that has failed to pass Congress on multiple ...

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Jun 5, 2013 No Comments ›› Jake Hammer

Excerpted from FREEDOM OUTPOST As we’ve covered here at Freedom Outpost before, the Federal government has been given absolutely no constitutional authority to restrict or regulate arms in any capacity. They have tyrannically taken it upon themselves to do so. However, under the Obama administration, they have been going into gun dealers in states that border ...

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Jun 3, 2013 No Comments ›› Darby Crash

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Jun 2, 2013 No Comments ›› Jack Flash

Excerpted from Brandon Darby's piece in Big Government: Pocatello, Idaho -- Four Mexican nationals were sentenced for involvement in a large methamphetamine trafficking organization in eastern Idaho on May 30, 2013. The Mexican national receiving the longest sentence, Samuel Nevarez-Ayon, age 26, was sentenced to 292 months in US prison, according to the US Attorney's ...

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May 31, 2013 No Comments ›› Jack Flash

Excerpted from Fox News: An Arizona mother imprisoned in Mexico on a drug-smuggling charge was released from prison late Thursday, a family spokesman tells Fox News. Yanira Maldonado walked out of the jail late Thursday night, after court officials reviewed security footage that showed her and her husband boarding a bus in Mexico with only blankets, ...

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May 28, 2013 No Comments ›› Jake Hammer

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May 28, 2013 No Comments ›› Jake Hammer

Excerpted from BIG GOVERNMENT The Senate Judiciary Committee has increased the already-sizable length of the “Gang of Eight” immigration reform bill to more than a thousand pages during the markup process, Breitbart News has learned. The final length of the bill remained a mystery during its drafting process. Some estimates from media outlets, including from the ...

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May 20, 2013 No Comments ›› Darby Crash

MATAMOROS, Mexico — Just across the Rio Grande from Brownsville, Texas, stands a dormitory-style shelter filled with people recently deported from the U.S. and other migrants waiting to cross the border. The long rows of bunk beds offer immigrants a place to rest on their long journey. But the shelter is no safe haven in a ...

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May 18, 2013 No Comments ›› Jake Hammer

Excerpted from WASHINGTON TIMES The Homeland Security Department has granted legal status to 99.2 percent of all illegal immigrants who have applied under President Obama’s new non-deportation policy for young adults, according to the latest numbers released Friday. That’s a slight drop from the 99.5 percent approval rate reported last month. The policy, known as Deferred Action for ...

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May 12, 2013 No Comments ›› Toro520

Excerpted from CNS News: Law enforcement officials nationwide have warned Congress of the dangers giving too much power to "appointed officials" like DHS Sec. Janet Napolitano in the immigration bill S.744 being considered in the Senate. In a letter to Congress, they warn the bill grants "virtually unlimited" discretion to grant illegal aliens legal status to the ...

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May 11, 2013 No Comments ›› Spit Stixx

(CNN) -- The Chicago Crime Commission named a new Public Enemy No. 1 on Thursday, a designation originally crafted for Al Capone. The new holder of this dubious distinction, however, is not American nor believed to be in the United States. He is Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman, the infamous Mexican drug lord who is Chicago's ...

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