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State accuses lesbian couple who got married in 2015 for ‘detriment to the family’

The State has accused Laura Flórez-Estrada and Jasmin Elizondo, as well as their witnesses...

ICT launches first outdoor promotional campaign in Madrid

"Yo estoy Pura Vida. Y tú, ¿Cuándo vienes?” (I am Pura Vida. And you?...

Fiscalia: Oscar Arias devised a ‘criminal plan’ to develop the Crucitas mine ‘at all costs’

The General Prosecutor's Office (Fiscalia) filed on Friday an accusation 'prevaricato' against former president...

The Implications in Costa Rica Of A Liberty Latin America and Millicom Merger

Costa Rica's cable television, IP telephony, and cellular phone market could be concentrated in...

Nicaragua Police attributes murder of four its officers to a gang based in Costa Rica

Police in Nicaragua assure that the four officers killed in the country's southern border,...

Albino Vargas: ‘There are people calling for a coup d’état and an armed struggle’

During an appearance before the Comisión sobre Huelgas del Congreso (Legislative Commission on Strikes),...

Family of Carla Stefaniak Concerned About The Progress Of The Investigation

It has been a month and a half since Carla Stefaniak was murdered in...

What are the Portuguese man o’ war found in the Caribbean and why are they dangerous?

At first glance, the Portuguese man o' war (fragatas portuguesas in Spanish) can be...

Government investigates alleged clandestine shelters in Costa Rica for the persecuted by Ortega

The government of Carlos Alvarado is trying to confirm the existence of a supposed...

If you get an email with subject “factura electrónica”, careful, it could be a scam

With the age of the “factura electrónica” - electronic invoicing or digital invoice - ...

How many guns can a personal ‘legally’ have in Costa Rica?

Legislators of the Security and Drug Trafficking Commission (Comisión de Seguridad y Narcotráfico) have...

Weekend Mega Police Operation Nets Criminals, Firearms and Drugs

A mega-operation by the Fuerza Publica (National Police) held this weekend in areas of...

Ticos Arrested In Kidnapping of American Lived It Up in Spain

The three Costa Ricans - mother, son, and his girlfriend, suspected of heading the...

Ortega Top Supreme Court Judge Resigns, Denounces Dictatorship in Nicaragua and Takes Refuge In Costa Rica

The ex-magistrate of Nicaragua's Supreme Court of Justice, Rafael Solis Cerda, entered Costa Rica...

From Moravia to Zaragoza: How Did The Alleged Tico Kidnappers Make It To Spain?

He is 25, identified by his last names Morales Vega and alleged to be...

OIJ directs 11 raids in Costa Rica and Spain to locate the owner of missing ‘sportsbook’ owner

The short arm of Costa Rica's Organismo de Investigacion Judicial (OIJ) extended to Zaragoza,...

90% of Law Graduates Failed Their Bar Exam

Of the 1,277 law graduates aspiring to become lawyers who took the bar exam...