From the Frontera list-serve maintained by Molly Molloy, a statement by Gustavo de la Rosa Hickerson, ombudsmen of the Chihuahua State Commission of Human Rights:
What is this about, Mr. Attorney General?
Mr. Arturo Chavez Chavez
Attorney General of the Republic
Via Ciudad Juarez, Chihuahua Delegation
Some one told me that when you were Attorney General of Chihuahua, you
first read the daily newspapers and at the end of the day, you would
look over the documents going through official channels that your
secretary would pass on to you.
With the hope that you still have that good habit, I take advantage of
this space to comment on the course this city is taking from the
perspective of the PGR, as well as deliver the corresponding legal
We Juarenses have put up with the worst two years that any one could
live through. And at the end of that ordeal, 5,000 federal police drop
on top of us.
There is great dread, because now one has to fear la linea, el chapo,
the soldiers and the federal police, there is no safe place!
Some members of that last group are dedicated to invading homes
without arrest warrants, and under the pretext of looking for drugs
take everything of value that they can find, leaving the residents of
the homes beaten and threatened.
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