Colombian drug cartels

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Name: Colombian drug cartels
First reported Apr 15 2014 - Updated Apr 16 2014 - 1 reports

Colorado moves to shut down raided medical marijuana businesses

State regulators have moved to shut down four interconnected medical marijuana operations under scrutiny since being . The businesses, which have had license applications pending since 2010, received notices of denial from the state last week. They have ... [Published Denver Post - Apr 15 2014]
First reported Apr 02 2014 - Updated Apr 03 2014 - 2 reports

HSBC : El Chapo Guzman May Still Be Banking With HSBC

Remember that time HSBC was found to be running a lucrative money-laundering business on the side, cheerfully doing business with Mexican and Colombian drug cartels, the Iranians, Burmese and the Cubans? And how it agreed to stop and be a good boy and ... [Published 4 Traders - Apr 03 2014]
First reported Mar 25 2014 - Updated Mar 25 2014 - 1 reports

Cyber crimes a growing threat, Philadelphia FBI director says

Cyber crime is a growing threat to the nation's security, the head of the FBI's Philadelphia office said during a visit to Bucks County on Tuesday."While terrorism will always be a major problem, cyber will be the next thing," Edward J. Hanko told members ... [Published The Intelligencer - Mar 25 2014]
First reported Mar 23 2014 - Updated Mar 23 2014 - 1 reports

Expert Bob Mazur Reveals Lessons Learned from Arrest of World's...

In light of "El Chapo's" capture, the man who helped bring down Pablo Escobar weighs in. The recent capture of drug lord, Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman, in Mexico has renewed interest in the war on drugs and the men and women who work undercover to capture ... [Published PRWeb - Mar 23 2014]
First reported Mar 21 2014 - Updated Mar 21 2014 - 1 reports

We Asked a Military Expert What It Would Take to Invade France

(Illustration : Zelda Mauger)I've always felt that losing the Battle of France and letting the Germans turn Paris into a Nazi holiday camp might have dented the French military's credibility a little. But recently Barack Obama praised the efforts of French ... [Published Vice UK - Mar 21 2014]
First reported Feb 21 2014 - Updated Feb 21 2014 - 1 reports

Recommended Reading

[by Mark Safranski a.k.a. " zen "] Overdue. Top Billing! Dr. Robert Bunker   Not Your Grandfather’s Insurgency: Criminal, Spiritual and Plutocratic Your Grandfather’s Insurgency. . Old school insurgency or “people’s war” was typically dominated ... [Published CSC Center for Strategic Communication - Feb 21 2014]
First reported Jan 26 2014 - Updated Jan 26 2014 - 2 reports

Today I am 75, and facing death in a US jail for murders I didn't commit | Kris Maharaj

It was quite a celebration. I don't remember why I planned a special birthday party that year – I was turning 33 – but I suppose I was at the height of my good fortune. My fruit importation business had gone spectacularly well, and I had fallen in love ... [Published Guardian.co.uk - Jan 26 2014]
First reported Jan 24 2014 - Updated Jan 24 2014 - 1 reports

Why it’s tough being in an altcoin cartel

Cartels come in many shapes and sizes. There are Colombian drug cartels. Mafia protection cartels. Oil producer cartels. Diamond cartels. Commodity cartels. Central banks. Altcoin cartels. All sorts. All of them, however, extract value from potentially ... [Published FT Alphaville - Jan 24 2014]
First reported Dec 26 2013 - Updated Dec 26 2013 - 1 reports

Is Your State Legislature Waiting for You to Get Cancer?

Along Interstate 55 in southern Missouri, farmland is dotted with for-sale signs, and billboards proclaim the area’s conservative politics. One says, “Vote for Life.” Another says, “Vote for anyone but Obama.” Dead armadillos litter the shoulder of the ... [Published Slate Magazine - Dec 26 2013]
First reported Dec 17 2013 - Updated Dec 17 2013 - 1 reports

Police question Messi in drugs money-laundering probe

Leo Messi was questioned by police investigating money laundering by Colombian drug cartels. ... [Published IrishExaminer.com - World - Dec 17 2013]
First reported Nov 24 2013 - Updated Nov 24 2013 - 1 reports

State-Federal Cannabis Sweep in Colorado Illuminates the Essential Flaws of Prohibition

The search warrant allowed the agents to seize “everything from pot plants and cash to financial records, safes and computer flash drives”. This past week state and federal officials raided more than a dozen Colorado cannabis dispensaries and greenhouses ... [Published Firedoglake - Nov 24 2013]
First reported Nov 23 2013 - Updated Nov 23 2013 - 1 reports

Former first lady fights backers of husband's overthrow for Honduran presidency

In Honduras, Xiomara Castro de Zelaya battles for the presidency against candidates who backed her husband’s overthrow in 2009 coup The former first lady whose husband was deposed in a 2009 coup and the candidate for the party that backed his ousting ... [Published Telegraph - Nov 23 2013]

Quotes

...focus is always going to be public safety," said the official, Julie Postlethwait, spokeswoman with the state Marijuana Enforcement Division. "If we see a situation that is really egregious and very concerning, we can always take immediate action. But as with every regulated industry, there is an administrative process."
"While terrorism will always be a major problem, cyber will be the next thing" Edward J Hanko told members of the Central Bucks Chamber of Commerce. "We have some vulnerabilities out there."
..."Back then, Escobar was the world's most wanted in the war on drugs," said Mazur, "so many man hours, strategizing and hard work went into capturing him. It's the same type of dedicated work by many men and women in law enforcement that went into capturing Guzman."
"For 37 years, I have been at the side of a man who is extraordinary," she declared, making clear her primary pitch for votes. "I was at his side when the power of the people began. We were always with you."

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Colorado moves to shut down raided medical mari... [Published Boulder Daily Camera - Apr 16 2014]
Colorado moves to shut down raided medical mari... [Published Denver Post - Apr 15 2014]
HSBC : El Chapo Guzman May Still Be Banking Wit... [Published 4 Traders - Apr 03 2014]
El Chapo Guzman May Still Be Banking With HSBC [Published Dealbreaker - Apr 02 2014]
Cyber crimes a growing threat, Philadelphia FBI... [Published The Intelligencer - Mar 25 2014]
Expert Bob Mazur Reveals Lessons Learned from A... [Published PRWeb - Mar 23 2014]
We Asked a Military Expert What It Would Take t... [Published Vice UK - Mar 21 2014]
Recommended Reading [Published CSC Center for Strategic Communication - Feb 21 2014]
Today I am 75, and facing death in a US jail fo... [Published Guardian.co.uk - Jan 26 2014]
Today I am 75, and facing death in a US jail fo... [Published Comment is free | guardian.co.uk - Jan 26 2014]
Why it’s tough being in an altcoin cartel [Published FT Alphaville - Jan 24 2014]
Is Your State Legislature Waiting for You to Ge... [Published Slate Magazine - Dec 26 2013]
Police question Messi in drugs money-laundering... [Published IrishExaminer.com - World - Dec 17 2013]
State-Federal Cannabis Sweep in Colorado Illumi... [Published Firedoglake - Nov 24 2013]
Former first lady fights backers of husband's o... [Published Telegraph - Nov 23 2013]
UK government announces ten-year sentences for ... [Published World Socialist Web Site - Sep 21 2013]
At The Front Lines of Anti-Money Laundering: Le... [Published PRWeb - Aug 14 2013]
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El Chapo Guzman May Still Be Banking With HSBC [Published Dealbreaker - Apr 02 2014]
Remember that time HSBC was found to be running a lucrative money-laundering business on the side, cheerfully doing business with Mexican and Colombian drug cartels, the Iranians, Burmese and the Cubans? And how it agreed to stop and be a good boy and ...
Recommended Reading [Published CSC Center for Strategic Communication - Feb 21 2014]
[by Mark Safranski a.k.a. " zen "] Overdue. Top Billing! Dr. Robert Bunker   Not Your Grandfather’s Insurgency: Criminal, Spiritual and Plutocratic Your Grandfather’s Insurgency. . Old school insurgency or “people’s war” was typically dominated ...
Today I am 75, and facing death in a US jail fo... [Published Comment is free | guardian.co.uk - Jan 26 2014]
Despite my death sentence being quashed, I am not eligible for release until I'm 101. All I have to celebrate is the love of my wife The day was 26 January 1972. It was quite a celebration. I don't remember why I planned a special birthday party that ...
Why it’s tough being in an altcoin cartel [Published FT Alphaville - Jan 24 2014]
Cartels come in many shapes and sizes. There are Colombian drug cartels. Mafia protection cartels. Oil producer cartels. Diamond cartels. Commodity cartels. Central banks. Altcoin cartels. All sorts. All of them, however, extract value from potentially ...
State-Federal Cannabis Sweep in Colorado Illumi... [Published Firedoglake - Nov 24 2013]
The search warrant allowed the agents to seize “everything from pot plants and cash to financial records, safes and computer flash drives”. This past week state and federal officials raided more than a dozen Colorado cannabis dispensaries and greenhouses ...
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