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June 7, 1990 | HENRY WEINSTEIN, TIMES STAFF WRITER
A prosecution witness in the Enrique Camarena murder trial testified in Los Angeles Wednesday that officials of several Mexican government agencies in Guadalajara were enmeshed in drug trafficking in the early and mid-1980s. The testimony in U.S. District Court was given by Victor Lorenzo Harrison, a shadowy figure who is now a government-paid informant.
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December 8, 1992 | JIM NEWTON, TIMES STAFF WRITER
A prosecution witness in the trial of two men charged in connection with the 1985 murder of U.S. drug agent Enrique Camarena admitted Monday that he had previously lied under oath but angrily denied that he is cooperating with the government in this case because of its payments to him. "I abandoned more than half a million dollars in property in Mexico so that I could get $130,000?" the witness, Lawrence Victor Harrison, asked sarcastically of a defense lawyer. "I don't see the profit."
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July 5, 1990 | HENRY WEINSTEIN, TIMES STAFF WRITER
The Central Intelligence Agency trained Guatemalan guerrillas in the early 1980s at a ranch near Veracruz, Mexico, owned by drug lord Rafael Caro Quintero, one of the murderers of U.S. drug agent Enrique Camarena, according to a Drug Enforcement Administration report made public in Los Angeles.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
July 6, 1990 | HENRY WEINSTEIN, TIMES STAFF WRITER
A Los Angeles federal judge Thursday ordered a prosecution witness to testify for a second time in the Enrique Camarena murder trial so that defense lawyers could question him about any knowledge he has about alleged ties between the Central Intelligence Agency and Mexican drug traffickers. U.S.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
July 6, 1990 | HENRY WEINSTEIN, TIMES STAFF WRITER
A Los Angeles federal judge Thursday ordered a prosecution witness to testify for a second time in the Enrique Camarena murder trial so that defense lawyers could question him about any knowledge he has about alleged ties between the Central Intelligence Agency and Mexican drug traffickers. U.S.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
December 8, 1992 | JIM NEWTON, TIMES STAFF WRITER
A prosecution witness in the trial of two men charged in connection with the 1985 murder of U.S. drug agent Enrique Camarena admitted Monday that he had previously lied under oath but angrily denied that he is cooperating with the government in this case because of its payments to him. "I abandoned more than half a million dollars in property in Mexico so that I could get $130,000?" the witness, Lawrence Victor Harrison, asked sarcastically of a defense lawyer. "I don't see the profit."
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
June 8, 1990 | HENRY WEINSTEIN, TIMES STAFF WRITER
A defense lawyer in the Enrique Camarena murder trial attempted to ask a key prosecution witness Thursday whether he knew of any ties between major Mexican drug traffickers and the U.S. Central Intelligence Agency but a federal judge prohibited the witness from answering. Attorney Mary Kelly's question came during cross-examination of Laurence Victor Harrison, a government-paid witness who had extensive dealings with both Mexican law enforcement and drug traffickers.
NEWS
July 5, 1990 | HENRY WEINSTEIN, TIMES STAFF WRITER
The Central Intelligence Agency trained Guatemalan guerrillas in the early 1980s at a ranch near Veracruz, Mexico, owned by drug lord Rafael Caro Quintero, one of the murderers of U.S. drug agent Enrique Camarena, according to a Drug Enforcement Administration report made public in Los Angeles.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
June 8, 1990 | HENRY WEINSTEIN, TIMES STAFF WRITER
A defense lawyer in the Enrique Camarena murder trial attempted to ask a key prosecution witness Thursday whether he knew of any ties between major Mexican drug traffickers and the U.S. Central Intelligence Agency but a federal judge prohibited the witness from answering. Attorney Mary Kelly's question came during cross-examination of Laurence Victor Harrison, a government-paid witness who had extensive dealings with both Mexican law enforcement and drug traffickers.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
June 7, 1990 | HENRY WEINSTEIN, TIMES STAFF WRITER
A prosecution witness in the Enrique Camarena murder trial testified in Los Angeles Wednesday that officials of several Mexican government agencies in Guadalajara were enmeshed in drug trafficking in the early and mid-1980s. The testimony in U.S. District Court was given by Victor Lorenzo Harrison, a shadowy figure who is now a government-paid informant.
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