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Baja & Border News Translations: Water Cutoff Won’t Affect General Hospital; Some Schools Shall Suspend Classes Tomorrow; Father Imprisoned for Incest
Water Cutoff Won’t Affect General Hospital (El Mexicano, 11/6/12 by Hilario Ochoa Movis)
TIJUANA, BC - Cutting the supply of drinking water will deprive the city beginning in the early morning hours, but will not affect the normal operation of the hospital general de Tijuana.
The hospital has two cisterns that store 40,000 liters of water, sufficient to cater to four days needs.
Doctor José Robles Barbosa, director general of the General Hospital monitors the contents of both tanks daily giving them proper maintenance.
Therefore, during the contingency and the lack of water in the city, the hospital will operate normally in terms of its need of the vital liquid, having reserves for four days. http://www.el-mexicano.com.mx/informacion/noticias/1/3/estatal/2012/11/06/627260/no-afectara-corte-de-agua-operacion-del-hospital-general.aspx
Some Schools Shall Suspend Classes Tomorrow (El Mexicano, 11/6/12 by Hilario Ochoa Movis)
TIJUANA, BC - Due to the suspension of the drinking water supply in Tijuana and Rosarito, the State system of education determined it necessary to suspend classes at schools from pre-school and primary sites without water storage sources in order to avoid health risks among the student population.
It is estimated that of a population of around 253,000, 37,000 students from public schools will not have classes. In the case of secondary schools, there will only be classes in the morning.
The delegate of the educational system, César Sánchez Frehem, said that it would be left to the discretion of the parents to send their children to primary and pre-school facilities where there are alternate water supply sources. http://www.el-mexicano.com.mx/informacion/noticias/1/3/estatal/2012/11/06/627218/suspenderan-manana-clases-en-80-por-ciento-de-escuelas.aspx
Father Imprisoned for Incest (El Mexicano, 11/6/12 by Said Betanzos)
TIJUANA, BC - Pablo Torres Monroy, 46, is already is in prison charged with the offense of incest. The victim is currently 15 years-old. The Attorney of Justice in Tijuana reported that State agents of the police Ministerial stopped him last weekend at the request of the tenth criminal court.
In principle, the public prosecutor of the sexual offense Agency requested the arrest of the accused for the crime of sexual abuse and rape, but Judge Fanny Martinez Reyes reclassified the crime to incest. According to investigations carried out by the Ministerial police, the abuse began when the victim was 14 years old. The victim said that she suffered from lack of attention because her mother took care of her younger brothers and felt she was wanted only by her father.
Pablo took advantage of the situation to tell his daughter that her mother did not want her, but he did. On one occasion, the child was in her room asleep, when he entered and assaulted her sexually, then said she did not do anything wrong because he loved her.
The daughter said nothing to her mother to avoid her dismay. This is common in such a case and why the abuse continued until January 2012, while no one in the family realized it was happening. When the victim told a friend, she learned it was a crime and then denounced him. She explained to the Public Prosecutor's Office that on one occasion, he also hit her, but as she began to scream, he left her alone.
Through corresponding medical and psychological tests, it was determined the girl presented with psychological affectation as a product of the facts described, explained the Attorney of Justice in a statement. But the tenth judge Fanny Martinez Reyes reclassified the crime and granted the arrest warrant for the crime of incest against Pablo Torres Monroy, who was detained at the prison of La Mesa http://www.el-mexicano.com.mx/informacion/noticias/1/22/policiaca/2012/11/06/627112/va-a-prision-por-incesto.aspx
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