Mexico arrests head of teacher's union on fraud charges
Elba Esther Gordillo, leader of Mexico's teacher's union, attends an event in Puebla in this April 7, 2011 file photograph. Mexico on February 26, 2013 arrested Gordillo, the powerful head of the country's teachers' union, on suspicion of embezzling...more
Elba Esther Gordillo, leader of Mexico's teacher's union, addresses the audience in Puebla April 7, 2011. REUTERS/Imelda Medina
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