• Recent Publications

    "The So-called Failure of the State: Rethinking the State, Civil Society, and Transnational Criminal Organizations," Journal of Politics, Culture, and Society, May 25, 2022, https://rdcu.be/cOkY3 

    "A Call to Suspend Military Aid to Honduras," DU Clarion, June 14, 2021, https://duclarion.com/2021/06/ltte-a-call-to-suspend-military-aid-to-honduras/ 

    “Illegal Gold Mining and the Struggle to Save the Amazon in Peru,” Ch. 8 in Antonio Augusto Rossotto Ioris, Rafael R. Ioris, and Sergei Shubin, (Eds.) Frontiers of Development in the Amazon: Riches, Risks and Resistances, Rowman and Littlefield, 2020, https://www.google.com/books/edition/Frontiers_of_Development_in_the_Amazon/kvrrDwAAQBAJ?hl=en&gbpv=1&printsec=frontcover. Available online at the DU Library.

    “The Movement for Mining Restrictions in Three Central American Countries: Costa Rica in Comparison,” Ch. 18 in Fletcher, R., Dowd-Uribe, B., & Aistara, G.AA. (Eds.), The Ecolaboratory: Environmental Governance and Economic Development in Costa Rica, University of Arizona Press, 2020 https://uapress.arizona.edu/book/the-ecolaboratory. Available online at the DU Library. 

    “The DEA in Honduras: Targeting Corruption in High Places," Carnegie Ethics Online, Carnegie June 2019, https://www.carnegiecouncil.org/publications/ethics_online/the-dea-in-honduras-targeting-corruption-in-high-places 

    “Honduras: Hearing the Call for Democracy," Carnegie Ethics Online, Council for Ethics and International Affairs, February 20, 2018, https://www.carnegiecouncil.org/publications/ethics_online/honduras-hearing-the-call-for-democracy 

  • Expert Witness Testimony
    Expert Witness Testimony
  • I have served as an expert witness for asylum application cases based on human rights violations associated with criminal organizations and police corruption in Mexico and Honduras.  A number of these cases have been tried at the ICE Processing Center in Aurora, CO. 

This portfolio last updated: 27-May-2022 12:51 PM