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'A life of crime, violence and death': U.S. wants $14 billion from 'El Chapo' after extradition from Mexico

NEW YORK — Saying they were bringing the world’s most notorious drug lord to justice, U.S. prosecutors on Friday described Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman as the murderous architect of a 3-decade-long web of violence, corruption and drug addiction and announced they were seeking a $14 billion forfeiture from him. 448 more words

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Review - The Legend of El Chapo Guzman - by J.D.Rockefeller

The subject of the book makes it appealing and gives you the desire to part with the £6 or so it costs on Amazon. El Chapo is a buzz subject a folk-hero, a modern legend. 267 more words

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Mexico’s biggest cartel is leaderless and drug violence maybe about to intensify

Yahoo Finance, Business Insider: October 29, 2016

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In mid June 150 armed men raided and looted homes leaving several dead in the La Tuna, Mexico. 387 more words

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El Chapo judge fatally shot in head outside of his Mexico home

MEXICO CITY – A Mexican federal judge who presided over appeals from high-profile drug kingpins in recent years was fatally shot in the head outside his home on Monday, authorities said. 184 more words

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Judge presiding over 'El Chapo's' case shot, killed while jogging outside home in Mexico

By My San Antonio Reporter

The judge who presided over west of  Sinaloa Cartel drug lord Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman’s case was shot in the head while jogging outside of his home Monday near Mexico City, according to media reports. 285 more words

'El Chapo' judge gunned down in front of his house in Mexico

A Mexican federal judge who presided over appeals from high-profile drug kingpins in recent years was fatally shot in the head outside his home on Monday, authorities said. 153 more words

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Feds Want 11 Years For Man Who Grew Up With Sinaloa Leaders’ Kids

CHICAGO (CBS) — Edgar Valencia Ortega quickly rose from gopher to international money launderer inside Mexico’s notorious Sinaloa drug cartel.

But his attorneys say Ortega had an edge — he and his siblings grew up with the children of the Sinaloa’s upper echelon. 298 more words

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