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Briefly - June 15, 2019

‘Killer’ dogback home

“Pirata,” the pitbull that reportedly mauled to death an intruder at a house in Guadalajara’s Balcones de Oblatos neighborhood last month, has been returned to his owners.


GDL Pride attracts big crowd

A celebratory and festive atmosphere prevailed as around 10,000 people participated in Guadalajara Pride 2019 last Saturday.

Leader of city's Luz de Mundo church charged with sex-related offenses

Naasón Joaquín García, the 50-year-old spiritual leader of the Guadalajara-based Luz del Mundo fundamentalist church, has been arrested in California on charges of people trafficking, child pornography and child rape, among others.  The charge sheet lists 26 felonies committed between 2015 and 2018.

Mototaxis too unsafe to be lawful, Congress says

Hundreds of thousands of three-wheeler taxis transport passengers throughout cities in the vast nation of India efficiently and (relatively) safely, but authorities in Guadalajara consider them a danger.

Mototaxis too unsafe to be lawful, Congress says

Hundreds of thousands of three-wheeler taxis transport passengers throughout cities in the vast nation of India efficiently and (relatively) safely, but authorities in Guadalajara consider them a danger.

Pitbull kills burglar, hailed as hero

“Pirata,” a pitbull that allegedly mauled to death a man who authorities say was trying to burglarize an unoccupied property, has become an internet hero.