Marisela Morales Ibañez
|Attorney General (Mexico)|
1 April 2011 – 30 November 2011
|Preceded by||Arturo Chávez|
|Succeeded by||Jesus Murillo Karam|
|Born||March 1, 1970|
|Alma mater||National Autonomous University of Mexico|
Life and work[change | change source]
Morales was born in Mexico City. She got a degree in law from the National Autonomous University of Mexico. She finished a master's degree in criminal science from the National Institute of Criminal Sciences.
After Morales finished school, she was the Assistant Attorney General for Specialized Investigation of Organized Crime. On March 31, 2011, President Felipe Calderón named Morales as the Attorney General of Mexico.
Awards[change | change source]
Other websites[change | change source]
|Wikimedia Commons has media related to International Women of Courage Award.|
- 2011 International Women of Courage Awards, U.S. State Department photostream on Flickr
- Secretary's International Women of Courage Award (U.S. Department of State)
References[change | change source]
- Attorney General of Mexico (7 April 2011). "Marisela Morales, Titular de la Procuraduría General de la República" (in Spanish). Retrieved 27 June 2015.
- Llana, Sara Miller (April 1, 2011). "Mexico, long lagging in gender equality, nominates first female attorney general". The Christian Science Monitor. Retrieved 27 June 2015.
- "Women of Courage 2011".
- Malkin, Elizabeth (March 31, 2011). "Mexico: Woman Picked to Fight Cartels". The New York Times. Retrieved 27 June 2015.
- "2011 International Women of Courage Award Winners".
- "International Women of Courage Awards". 10 March 2011.