Mexico's lower house unanimously voted to change a military code that gave the military courts jurisdiction over any crimes committed by on-duty soldiers.
Tweets from citizens on the front lines of the country’s conflicts with drug cartels indicate desensitization to the growing violence
On January 1, Colorado made history by becoming the first American state where marijuana can be purchased for recreational purposes, and in which marijuana is regulated from the seed to the actual sale of product.
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Legalization of drugs would end the gangland violence that has cost tens of thousands of lives in Mexico, former President Vicente Fox said, blaming successor Felipe Calderon for the carnage.
Gunmen ambushed and killed one of Mexico's highest ranking navy officials and the officer escorting him Sunday in the rough western state of Michoacan, authorities said.
The leader of Mexico's brutal Zetas organization has been captured in northern Mexico, authorities announced.
The head of Australia's leading alcohol research body has called for marijuana to be legalised to reduce the harm of drinking.
For more than three years, a unique Mexican blog provided a window to the extreme brutality of the country’s drug war and was hailed as an example of brave citizen journalism.
As cartels battle drug warriors, environmentalists struggle to preserve nature in dangerous territory.