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Latin American trafficking ring disrupted after death of minor in Mexico
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Latin American trafficking ring disrupted after death of minor in Mexico

AFP - February 24, 2015

QUITO, Ecuador — Police have charged 42 members of a criminal gang following an investigation into the trafficking and rape of a 12-year-old Ecuadorean girl who later committed suicide, officials…

Costa Rican lawmakers submit anti-bullying bill
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Bullying
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Costa Rican lawmakers submit anti-bullying bill

L. Arias - November 7, 2014

Legislators from three parties on Thursday submitted a draft aimed to prevent, respond to and eventually eradicate bullying in Costa Rican schools. Bill No. 19,399 was drafted by Humberto Vargas,…

An average of 315 Costa Ricans commit suicide every year, report says
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An average of 315 Costa Ricans commit suicide every year, report says

L. Arias - November 4, 2014

An average of 315 Costa Ricans take their own lives every year, according to the latest report by the Pan American Health Organization (PAHO) on suicides in the region.…

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University of Costa Rica calls for national mental health survey

Zachary Dyer - July 24, 2013

Costa Rica might be the “happiest” country on Earth but it knows very little about the actual mental health of its citizens. That’s according to a new…