Thursday Jun 26
Remove Mexican senator for questioning gay ‘marriage,’ demand gay activists
Pro-homosexual and pro-abortion activists are demanding the expulsion of Mexican senator Jose Maria Martinez from the country's senate for questioning homosexual 'marriage' in recent statements made to the press.
Political strife pushes back approval for Mexican energy laws
Political wrangling in Mexico means Congress is unlikely to approve before July legislation to complete an energy overhaul at the center of President Enrique Pena Nieto's economic agenda, lawmakers said on Thursday.
Police May Use Firearms Against Violent Protesters in Central Mexico
Lawmakers in the central Mexican state of Puebla approved legislation that allows police to use firearms and non-lethal weapons to deal with violent demonstrations, emergencies and natural disasters.
Blog del Narco: Mayor with Ties to Knights Templar Arrested on Kidnapping & Extortion Charges
The mayor of Lazaro Cardenas, a port city on Mexico's Pacific coast, was arrested on kidnapping, extortion and criminal conspiracy charges, officials said.