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Mara Salvatrucha gang member is convicted of the rape and murder of a 13-year-old girl in Los Angeles

The Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office announced Friday that Jorge Palacios, a member of the Mara Salvatrucha gang (MS-13), was convicted of the 2001 murder of a 13-year-old girl. years, who before his death was raped. The Prosecutor’s Office stated that Palacios, 38, had ordered the murder of the minor Jacqueline Piazza almost two […]

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Bill seeks to ban the sale of weapons to children under 21 in California

Legislators in California must evaluate a measure that proposes to increase the age to buy rifles and shotguns until age 21 and also aims to limit the number of weapons that can be acquired during a 30-day period. Both proposals were presented Wednesday by Democratic state senator Anthony Portantino, representative for District 25 that includes […]