Friday, August 6, 2010

Daily Headlines: August 6, 2010

* Mexico: In an 8-2 decision the country’s Supreme Court upheld a law legalizing gay marriages in Mexico City.

* Nicaragua: Is a former Contra rebel planning a coup against President Daniel Ortega if he runs for reelection?

* Brazil: 2006 Copa Libertadores winners Internacional of Brazil will return to the finals after beating Sao Paulo on the away goals rule.

* Puerto Rico: According to a report from the American Civil Liberties Union a lack of proper medical care may’ve led to the deaths of over fifty inmates in a local prison.

Image – The Independent (“Gay people celebrate a law approving same-sex marriage in Mexico City” last December).
Online Sources-, BBC News, Canadian Press, AP

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