Friday, 22 November 2019

Tag Archives: El Chapo

Mexican president defends retreat in face of cartel violence

CULIACAN: Mexican authorities say they backed off an attempt to capture a son of drug trafficker Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman after cartel gunmen shooting heavy weapons and burning vehicles that paralyzed the capital of Mexico’s Sinaloa state – apparently outgunning lawmen. Twenty-one people were wounded, state public security secretary Cristóbal ...

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Judge in ‘El Chapo’ drug trafficking case won’t order new trial

A Brooklyn federal judge refused to conduct a hearing on reported jury misconduct during the drug trafficking trial of Joaquín “El Chapo” Guzmán Loera and declined to order a new trial for the convicted Mexican cocaine kingpin. U.S. District Judge Brian Cogan rejected a defense motion that followed a report ...

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