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How the world’s most powerful drug traffickers run their billion-dollar business. A new mexican drug cartel has expanded rapidly within the past five years and captured the mexican government's eye after fatal clashes between federal soldiers and. Marijuana has accounted for nearly half of all total drug arrests in the us for the past 20 years, according to the fbi’s crime statistics and according to the department of justice (doj). Texas native gabriel cardona and his crew of teen assassins were busted by the feds just before importing the murderous mexican drug wars to the streets of laredo the chilling tale is told. In response to falling us demand for mexican marijuana, drug cartels have switched to pushing heroin made from poppies such as these seen december 2011 in sierra de culiacan, in.
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Mexican cartels continue to expand their drug-trafficking operations within us borders, according to the dea's latest drug threat assessment report. Laredo, and in july 2007, mexican drug cartels reportedly threatened to kill a us journalist covering drug violence in the border region mexico's drug cartels.
Guadalajara cartel (the first full-fledged mexican drug cartel, from which most of the big cartels spawned) (disbanded in 1989 .
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10 san fernando massacres although the majority of victims in the mexican drug wars are rival cartel members, no one is truly safe in the spring of 2011, the los zetas cartel got word that. Legal marijuana may be doing at least one thing that a decades-long drug war couldn't: taking a bite out of mexican drug cartels' profits the latest data from the us border patrol shows. How the cartels were born by carmen boullosa mike wallace what's known as the mexican drug war was fueled by american free-market policies. Mexican drug cartels take in between $19 billion and $29 billion annually from us drug sales here are some of mexico's biggest drug cartels. Running head: mexican drug cartels 1 mexican drug cartels significance and potential impact on the united states andrew couto a senior thesis submitted in partial.