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Michoacan’s Most Wanted Drug Kingpin: Mexico’s Hot Land (Dispatch 1)

VICE News travels to the contested state of Michoacan to find out what happens after one of Mexico’s most wanted cartel leaders has been arrested.

by VICE News
Mar 9 2015, 9:05pm

Mexico has nabbed the leader of the infamous Knights Templar drug gang, and now the territory he once controlled is up for grabs.

VICE News travels to the contested Mexican state of Michoacan to find out whether the power balance will shift following his arrest.

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