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Mexico has become the first country in North America to ban the testing of cosmetics on animals.
Dozens of bar owners and workers from around the state made their way Monday to the governor’s palace where they demanded to be heard.
Marriage equality will be voted on again for the third time in Yucatan’s legislature.
People found guilty of severe animal cruelty resulting in death are liable to serve prison terms of up to three years and pay fines, which theoretically could be as high as 1,790,000 pesos (90,000 USD).
Legal experts say that this new move by the court is designed to spur legislators into action after they failed to reach an agreement before the deadline.
A new report reveals that in Yucatán 70% of people with disabilities are unemployed.
Marriage equality may be the law of the land, but Yucatán’s new highly conservative congress is unlikely to ratify it without a fight.
According to the ruling, surrogates are not to receive compensation for their services.
The “ley seca” or “dry law” will take effect on Saturday and will not be lifted until Monday, following Sunday’s midterm elections.
The garden contains several species of medicinal plants native to the Yucatán, as well as Cannabis.
Felipe Cervera Hernández of the PRI party has proposed an end to anti-gay conversion therapy in Yucatán. Photo: Courtesy
Members and supporters of Yucatán's LGBTQI community gathered yesterday to observe the international day against homophobia.
Aside from privacy concerns, critics warn that the new law is likely to result in more cell phone theft. Photo: Courtesy
Privacy advocates say the new government ent database is likely to be misused. Photo: Carlos Rosado van der Gracht
Yucatán state police officers handed over the recovered artifacts to INAH authorities. Photo: Courtesy Mexico's National Institute of...
Mérida streets that a little over a year ago would have been abuzz with traffic are empty well before 11:30 p.m.....
Despite clear laws which prohibit the practice, many beaches in Quintana roo operate as defacto private beaches. Photo: Carlos Rosado van...
Flags representing the community wave at the International Transgender Day of Visibility rally in Mexico City. Photo: Courtesy
Cyclists will now be subject to many of the same rules which govern the operation of motor vehicles. Photo: Courtesy
Five weeks after it opened, a restaurant on Paseo de Montejo was shut down by authorities following a violent confrontation that...