All About Judicial Reform

JUDICIAL REFORM / 13 JUL 2011

A Central American business federation has come out against the imposition of new "security taxes" to fund governments' fight against organized crime in the region.

JUDICIAL REFORM / 6 JUL 2011

Marisela Morales is just a couple of months into her tenure as Mexico’s attorney general, but she already has a mountain of issues weighing down on her.

JUDICIAL REFORM / 28 JUN 2011

Mexico’s efforts to reform its weak and widely mistrusted judicial system have broad support among legal professionals, though many are skeptical that it will reduce crime, according to a study.

JUDICIAL REFORM / 16 JUN 2011

Mexico's ability to swiftly apprehend suspects in the most high-profile cases, like the murder of the son of poet and campaigner Javier Sicilia, raises questions about the massive…

CIACS / 13 MAY 2011

A Guatemalan court acquitted former President Alfonso Portillo of corruption charges, in a major blow to the credibility of the justice system and a sign that a UN-backed commission in…

JUDICIAL REFORM / 29 APR 2011

More than 70 percent of all federal arrests in Mexico never reach trial, highlighting deficiencies in the justice system which are at least as important as issues like…

JUDICIAL REFORM / 4 APR 2011

Mexico's Attorney General Arturo Chavez stepped down this week after just a year and a half in office. Most media reports cite his poor performance as the reason for his…

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