Honduras Dirty Laundry Aired in a US Court

How a drug cartel took over Honduras unfolding in a New York Court

NEW YORK — A case unfolding in a lower Manhattan courtroom has caused political tremors in Honduras, seeming to confirm long-held suspicions that corruption at the highest levels of government helped turn the Central American country into a violent epicenter of the drug trade at the start of this decade.

General Julian Pacheco Tinoco appointed the new Minister of Security in Honduras (Center)
Posing with Current Honduras President Juan Orlando Hernandez (Left) and Porfirio Lobo Sosa Former President on Honduras (Right)

Fabio Porfirio Lobo, the son of the