Drug War Vigilantes and the Rule of Law

On June 7, 2012, Posted by , In Latin America, By ,,,,,,, , With Comments Off on Drug War Vigilantes and the Rule of Law

During the middle of last month, Honduran and U.S. forces conducted a major drug bust that recovered a half-ton of cocaine in the river town of Ahuas. The morning following the raid, four homes were set ablaze by villagers retaliating against the people in their community who worked for the drug trafficking…