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May 6, 1990 | DEAN MURPHY, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Mexican authorities will not investigate an accusation by U.S. prosecutors that the current Mexico City police chief attended a meeting to plan the 1985 murder of U.S. drug agent Enrique Camarena, Mexican officials said Saturday.
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CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
May 6, 1990 | DEAN MURPHY, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Mexican authorities will not investigate an accusation by U.S. prosecutors that the current Mexico City police chief attended a meeting to plan the 1985 murder of U.S. drug agent Enrique Camarena, Mexican officials said Saturday.
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May 5, 1990 | MARJORIE MILLER, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Allegations by U.S. prosecutors that the current Mexico City police chief attended a meeting to plan the 1985 murder of an American drug enforcement agent are "irresponsible" and "unproven," the Mexican government charged Friday. Mexican officials said the accusation against Police Chief Javier Garcia Paniagua would further strain U.S.
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May 5, 1990 | MARJORIE MILLER, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Allegations by U.S. prosecutors that the current Mexico City police chief attended a meeting to plan the 1985 murder of an American drug enforcement agent are "irresponsible" and "unproven," the Mexican government charged Friday. Mexican officials said the accusation against Police Chief Javier Garcia Paniagua would further strain U.S.
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May 4, 1990 | HENRY WEINSTEIN, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Mexico City's current chief of police was present at one of the meetings where the kidnaping of U.S. drug agent Enrique Camarena was planned, federal prosecutors have alleged in court documents filed in Los Angeles. The U.S.
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December 25, 1988 | Associated Press
Police cracked down on four gangs that held up at least 11 banks in Mexico City during the past two years and arrested 25 of their members, Police Chief Javier Garcia Paniagua confirmed Saturday. At least 13 others are being sought by the authorities, he added.
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May 6, 1989 | From Reuters
The governmental Congress building was badly damaged by a major fire early Friday that killed one man and destroyed the Chamber of Deputies, authorities said. Miguel Soriano Blanco, 46, who worked as a waiter for Congress President Guillermo Jimenez Morales, was killed in the blaze. Another man, Juan Gaspar Vila Garcia, was overcome by smoke and taken to a hospital, city authorities said. The fire, which broke out at 3:30 a.m., was brought under control two hours later.
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May 16, 1990 | MARJORIE MILLER, TIMES STAFF WRITER
The Mexican government is reopening its investigation into the 1985 murder of a U.S. drug enforcement agent, a move apparently designed to confront new allegations that might emerge from the trial of four suspects in the killing, which began in Los Angeles on Tuesday. The Mexican attorney general's office announced late Monday the opening of a special affairs office that will "review in its totality" the investigation into the torture and murder of Enrique Camarena in Guadalajara.
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August 29, 1990 | RONALD J. OSTROW, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Drug Enforcement Administration chief Robert C. Bonner vowed Tuesday to forge ahead with investigating the 1985 torture-murder of U.S. drug agent Enrique S. Camarena despite strains it has placed on U.S.-Mexico relations. Bonner, in his first meeting with reporters since taking command of the DEA on Aug. 16, also said he is troubled by a Los Angeles federal judge's decision that a suspect's arrest violated the U.S.-Mexico extradition treaty.
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December 2, 1988 | JORGE G. CASTANEDA, Jorge G. Castaneda is a graduate professor of political science at the National University of Mexico and a co-author of "Limits to Friendship: the United States and Mexico" (Alfred A. Knopf, 1988).
Carlos Salinas de Gortari's inaugural process can be most accurately defined by the links between its three elements: the appointment of the new cabinet, the opposition's reaction and his inaugural address. In themselves the three chapters, while including a few surprises, were hardly spectacular.
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May 4, 1990 | HENRY WEINSTEIN, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Mexico City's current chief of police was present at one of the meetings where the kidnaping of U.S. drug agent Enrique Camarena was planned, federal prosecutors have alleged in court documents filed in Los Angeles. The U.S.
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July 12, 1990 | HENRY WEINSTEIN, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Corrupt Mexican law enforcement officials aided the growth of a multibillion-dollar narcotics cartel and created an atmosphere of lawlessness where the drug traffickers believed they could murder U.S. drug agent Enrique Camarena and get away with it, a federal prosecutor said Wednesday in Los Angeles federal court. Assistant U.S. Atty.
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May 24, 1990 | HENRY WEINSTEIN, TIMES STAFF WRITER
The widow of an American writer killed by drug traffickers in Mexico in 1985 tearfully described examining her dead husband's body at the Guadalajara morgue in wrenching testimony Wednesday at the trial of four men charged in the murder of DEA Agent Enrique Camarena. Mary Evelyn Walker, now a Texas schoolteacher, described in Los Angeles federal court how she was told that the remains of her husband, John Walker, were at the morgue in June, 1985, after she had spent months trying to find him.
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