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Mexico’s Anti-Money Laundering Regulations

Money laundering is considered to be the crime of operations with money from illegal means under article 400 of the Federal Criminal Code. The money laundering offense is also complemented by the Federal Law Against Organized Crime, which provides higher criminal sanctions for money laundering offenders considered to be members of a criminal organization. The Federal Criminal Procedures Code considers money laundering offense to be a serious, and they limit a charged defendant the ability to obtain release on bail prior to conviction.