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U.S. prosecutors to El Chapo jury: 'Do not let him escape'

Jan 31, 2019 - 3:00 PM

'We've presented an avalanche of evidence,' said US federal prosecutors to the jury in the trial of Mexican drug kingpin Joaquin 'El Chapo' Guzman. 'Do not let him escape responsibility. Hold him accountable for his crimes. Find him guilty on all counts.'

NARCOS. Emma Coronel Aispuro, the wife of Joaquin 'El Chapo' Guzman, arrives at the US Federal Courthouse in Brooklyn on January 30, 2019 in New York. Photo by Angela Weiss/AFP

Mexican presidents accused as defense opens El Chapo trial

Nov 14, 2018 - 8:05 AM

Joaquin 'El Chapo' Guzman, one of the world's most notorious criminals, is on trial in New York after twice escaping from prison in Mexico

ON TRIAL. This handout picture released by the Mexican Interior Ministry on January 19, 2017 shows Joaquin Guzman Loera aka 'El Chapo' Guzman escorted in Ciudad Juarez by the Mexican police as he is extradited to the United States. HO/INTERIOR MINISTRY OF MEXICO / AFP

New York judge delays 'El Chapo' hearing

Jan 09, 2018 - 11:45 AM

The 60-year-old Mexican drug kingpin, accused of running one of the world's biggest drug empires, has been held in solitary confinement since being extradited on January 19, 2017

ARRESTED. This handout picture released by the Mexican Interior Ministry on January 19, 2017 shows Joaquin Guzman Loera aka "El Chapo" Guzman escorted in Ciudad Juarez by the Mexican police as he is extradited to the United States. HO/INTERIOR MINISTRY OF MEXICO / AFP

Mexican drug lord 'El Chapo' pleads not guilty in U.S.

Jan 21, 2017 - 8:19 AM

US prosecutors say Joaquin El Chapo Guzman s Sinaloa cartel is responsible for distributing hundreds of thousands of kilos of heroin cocaine methamphetamine and marijuana throughout the United States

Extradited Mexican drug lord 'El Chapo' arrives in U.S.

Jan 20, 2017 - 7:55 AM

3rd UPDATE His extradition caps a Hollywood worthy cat and mouse game between Mexican authorities and the slippery drug lord who escaped twice from prison

EXTRADITED. This file photo taken on February 22, 2014 shows Mexican drug trafficker Joaquin Guzman Loera aka "el Chapo Guzman" escorted by marines in Mexico City. File photo by Ronaldo Schemidt/AFP

'El Chapo' appeals extradition to US

May 28, 2016 - 8:45 AM

The appeal comes a week after the foreign ministry announced it had agreed to extradite Guzman who escaped from a maximum security prison in July 2015 and was recaptured in January

APPEAL. File picture taken on January 8, 2016 showing Mexican drug lord Joaquin "el Chapo" Guzman Loera after arriving to Mexico City to the Altiplano maximun security prision, after been captured in Los Monchis. File photo by Mario Guzmán/EPA

Sinaloa drug cartel suspect files motion for bail

Sep 03, 2015 - 3:29 PM

Mexican national Horacio Hernandez Herrera is allegedly the number 3 or 4 man in the drug cartel that operates in the US Australia Europe West Africa the Philippines and other Asian countries

SYNDICATE MEMBER? Horacio Hernandez Herrera denies he is part of the Sinaloa drug cartel. Graphics by Alyssa Arizabal

Sinaloa drug cartel suspect indicted in PH

Jun 06, 2015 - 9:15 AM

The case of Mexican Horacio Herrera – involving the sale of P12M worth of cocaine – has all the elements of prohibited acts under the Comprehensive Dangerous Drugs Act

Sinaloa drug cartel suspect accuses cops of extortion

Jan 27, 2015 - 6:31 PM

Mexican Horacio Herera says cops arrested him after he refused to pay P7 million The justice department has asked anti narcotics agents to explain

POLICE HQ. The Philippine National Police on Thursday announced the arrest of 3 people allegedly connected to a Mexican drug cartel. File photo by Jay Directo/AFP

US finds new drug 'supertunnel' under Mexican border

Nov 01, 2013 - 8:07 AM

The supertunnel zigzags beneath the border between San Diego and Tijuana

DRUG TUNNEL. Authorities unearth the drug supertunnel. AFP PHOTO / Immigration and Customs Enforcement

At least 26 dead in Mexico drug gang violence

Jan 06, 2013 - 1:05 PM

At least 70 000 people have died in drug related violence in Mexico since 2006 when troops were deployed to battle drug cartels

DRUG WAR. Police stand near the car where the body of a dead 13-year-old boy in Juarez, Mexico in this file photo by AFP

23 killed in day of horror for Mexico border city

May 05, 2012 - 10:03 AM

Gang violence leaves 14 headless bodies stuffed in a vehicle and 9 bodies hanging from a bridge