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Federal Judge Threatens To Block El Chapo's 'Drug' Money From Paying For Lawyers


NBC New York –Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman walked into federal court in Brooklyn and immediately waved to his wife and twin daughters, who were sitting in the second row, then sat as a judge refused to guarantee the government wouldn’t at some point seize any fees private lawyers would receive for legal services. 359 more words

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Surrender of El Chapo's godson changes Sinaloa's gruesome drug war

Infamous drug lords rarely hand themselves over to the U.S. government voluntarily. But that’s precisely what Dámaso López Serrano, the godson of Joaquín “El Chapo” Guzmán, did after walking through the border crossing at Calexico, California, last Wednesday morning. 196 more words

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Madera, Chihuahua: A Land Living through War (Marco Antonio López - La Silla Rota)

Madera, Chihuahua: A Land Living through War
Marco Antonio López (La Silla Rota)

Las Varas, Chihuahua is a town where nobody knows who is in control nor what rules apply. 1,572 more words

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Wives Of El Chapo's Cartel Say They Regret The Lives Their Husbands Lived

Wives of the newly released book, “Cartel Wives” speak out to denounce the former lifestyle in which their ex-husbands, who were twin brothers, allegedly made billions of dollars for the Sinaloa cartel — under the reign of Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman. 126 more words

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Bodies are piling up in Mexico's drug war because El Chapo is gone

Alejandro Pesqueda was driving home from a party at 3 a.m. on Saturday when a corpse nearly crashed through his windshield.

At first, Pesqueda didn’t realize the large green plastic bag that thumped onto the ground next to him contained a body. 160 more words

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Mexico's most-wanted: A guide to the drug cartels

More than 200,000 people have been killed or have disappeared since Mexico’s government declared war on organised crime in December 2006.

The military offensive has led to the destruction of some drug gangs, splits within others and the emergence of new groups. 132 more words

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