Category Archives: Dark Alliance

new documentary featuring Roberto Juarez

for your information I am featured in a new documentary entitled “raised by the badge” producers are my sons, Nicholas Juarez and Michael Juarez. please go to Facebook.com/Raised by the badge. in post production now contact nic.caperfilmsla@gmail.com   Raised by the … Continue reading

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“crack in the system” documentary , book of poems,

News flash to my readers, in june of this year a documentary named “crack in the system will be shown at film festival.  this was done by Marc Levin and is about crack cocaine in the 80″s, my son Nicholas … Continue reading

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Changing Sentencing: Crack versus Powder Cocaine

One of the big impacts of the crack cocaine epidemic was in the courtroom:  crack offenders were imprisoned for much longer sentences that for equivalent amounts of powder cocaine.  This was changed in 2010 by the Fair Sentencing Act. Here … Continue reading

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Decrease use of cocaine and crack: Public Radio

National Public Radio had a good story on the decreasing usage of cocaine and crack.  They cover several different aspects of the drug trade:  consumers, culture, producers, and law enforcement. One change in the overall trade is how the Colombian … Continue reading

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Production photos for upcoming documentary “Crack in the System”

Here is the link to some photos taken during my interview by producer Nicholas Damien, for upcoming Marc Levin documentary to be released winter of 2013 http://instagram.com/nicholasdamien

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Maxine Waters raised the alarm on cocaine connections

Congresswoman Maxine Waters raised the alarm about the allegations in Gary Webb‘s Dark Alliance.  The allegations were that the CIA was involved in cocaine trafficking in South Los Angeles with the profits going to Central American rebels. Waters has represented … Continue reading

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