Alleged Mexican drug lord ‘El Chapo

NEW YORK – There will be no public displays of affection in court for accused Mexican drug kingpin Joaquín “El Chapo” Guzmán. U.S. District Court Judge Brian Cogan on Thursday denied Guzman’s motion for permission to “greet and embrace” his wife before the court hears opening statements in the notorious druglord’s trial next week. In a two-page decision, Cogan said he was […]

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Brooklyn Bridge might shut down to shuttle ‘El Chapo’ to trial today

Jury selection was set to begin Monday in New York in the drug trafficking trial of Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman, the legendary drug lord whose electrifying escape from a Mexican prison captured the imagination of the world. Security surrounding Guzman was so tight the Brooklyn Bridge was closed to transport him to from his high-security cell in Manhattan to pretrial […]

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