Mexico News and Notes: Volume 1

news.jpgHere are three important headlines about Mexico City from this week. These three headlines have a lot to do with Mexican culture and ministry in Mexican society.

Mexico seizes 206M in drug money: Federal agents seized $206 million believed to be tied to the methamphetamine trade and detained seven people at a luxury home in one of Mexico City’s most upscale neighborhoods, officials said Friday.

Mexico City considers ending abortion ban: Legislators in Mexico City have begun deliberations on a bill that would legalize abortions during the first trimester of pregnancy.

First gay couple unite in Mexico City, inaugurating new civil union law: An economist and a journalist became the first couple united under Mexico City’s new gay civil union law Friday, kissing while an orchestra played “Besame Mucho” and police guarded their white wedding tent filled with guests.