Genaro Garcia Luna
The Republican senator is investigating the DEA and FBI—and he's asking for help from lawyers for convicted Mexican official Genaro García Luna.
The DEA and FBI face questions about whether they tolerated high-level Mexican corruption as US tax dollars flowed to fight the drug war.
Genaro García Luna's conviction for taking millions in cartel bribes while working closely with the DEA revealed the epic futility of the drug war.
Despite little hard evidence, a U.S. jury found Genaro García Luna guilty of accepting tens of millions in bribes from the Sinaloa Cartel.
Genaro García Luna, who is awaiting trial in the U.S., alleges he is being set up by an informant who's a convicted child pornographer.
Anabel Hernandez has been exposing corruption at the highest levels of Mexican law enforcement since 2008 despite numerous threats against her and her family. I talked to her about the Mexican government's lack of effort to protect journalists like her.