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El Chapo

1 Dec 2021
A US judge sentenced Emma Coronel Aispuro, wife of jailed Mexican drug lord Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman, to three years in prison Tuesday on charges of drug trafficking and money laundering.
9 Jun 2021
The wife of jailed Mexican drug lord Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman will this week plead guilty to helping her husband smuggle narcotics, a person familiar with the matter said Tuesday.
23 Feb 2021
Emma Coronel Aispuro, the wife of Mexico’s most notorious cartel boss Joaquín “El Chapo” Guzmán, has been arrested in Virginia on drug trafficking charges. In a statement released on Monday, the US justice department said that Coronel, 31 – who is a joint US-Mexican citizen – was arrested at Dulles international airport and was scheduled…
26 Jun 2020
The fight for control of drug kingpin Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman's legacy spilled into the open on Thursday after a gun battle between rival Mexican gangs left 16 dead, authorities said.
26 Oct 2019
The bullet holes splashed across the walls are an unnerving reminder to residents of Culiacan: There is no telling when the narco-violence that terrorized the Mexican city last week could return.
18 Oct 2019
Heavily armed gunmen waged an all-out battle against Mexican security forces Thursday as soldiers arrested -- then reportedly released -- a son of jailed drug kingpin Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman in his home state, Sinaloa.
17 Jul 2019
After a seemingly never ending 11 week long trial, notorious drug lord Joaquín "El Chapo" Guzmán has been sentenced to life in prison, plus 30 years. The news comes from a spokesperson for U.S. Attorney Richard P. Donoghue for the Eastern District of New York, who added that El Chapo has also been ordered to…
17 Jul 2019
Once one of the world's most powerful and notorious criminals, Mexican drug lord Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman was jailed for life Wednesday -- the mandatory sentence for a host of crimes spanning a quarter-century. Guzman, the 62-year-old former co-leader of Mexico's mighty Sinaloa drug cartel, was convicted in February in US federal court on a…
17 Jul 2019
After a run as one of the world's most powerful and notorious criminals, Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman is expected to be sentenced to life in prison when he appears in a New York courtroom on Wednesday.
11 Jul 2019
US prosecutors on Wednesday called for "ruthless" drug lord Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman to be jailed for life plus 30 years for trafficking hundreds of tonnes of drugs to America.
30 Mar 2019
Even in prison, El Chapo still controls things. Convicted Mexican drug lord and leader of the Sinaloa cartel, Joaquin El Chapo Guzman, is set to release a clothing line which will come with his name and autograph. El Chapon who is in prison will have his wife, ex-beauty queen and fashion enthusiast Emma Coronel, head…
12 Feb 2019
Mexican mobster Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman was found guilty Tuesday by a New York jury of crimes spanning a quarter of a century as head of one of the world's most powerful drugs gangs. The 61-year-old former head of the Sinaloa cartel -- famed for his brazen escapes from Mexican prisons -- faces a possible…


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