Topic: Transnational Institute
The Chile fire, started by rioting prisoners, has drawn fresh attention to the poor conditions, lack of guards, and gang violence rampant in Latin American jails.
12/17/2010 01:48 pm
The UN, in its annual report released today, said Latin America is undermining the drug war by decriminalizing small amounts of drugs.
02/24/2010 06:56 pm
Many countries in the region – most recently Mexico – have decriminalized small amounts of drugs for personal use. The moves have followed decisions by left-leaning governments to limit cooperation with the US in recent years.
09/24/2009 01:00 am