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2 months ago

Judge says wife of drug kingpin 'El Chapo' must stay in jail

A U.S. judge has ordered the wife of Mexican drug kingpin Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman to remain behind bars on charges she helped her husband run his multibillion-dollar criminal empire
2 months ago
2 months ago

Wife of drug kingpin ‘El Chapo’ arrested on drug trafficking charges

Emma Coronel, 31, was arrested at Dulles International Airport on Monday and is accused of participating in a conspiracy to distribute cocaine, meth, heroin and marijuana for import into the U.S.
2 months ago
Wife of drug kingpin ‘El Chapo’ arrested on drug trafficking charges
2 months ago

'El Chapo's' wife arrested on drug trafficking charges, DOJ announces

Prosecutors are accusing her of participating in a conspiracy to distribute drugs for import in the U.S.
2 months ago
'El Chapo's' wife arrested on drug trafficking charges, DOJ announces
7 months ago

El Chapo's lawyers appeal his US drug conspiracy conviction

The notorious Mexican drug lord wants his U.S. conspiracy conviction thrown out.
7 months ago
10 months ago

Mexico extradites alleged Chapo aide to US

The man is accused of being a senior lieutenant in the Sinaloa drug cartel.
10 months ago
1 year ago

Mexico releases video showing moment military faced El Chapo's son amid deadly violence

Mexico's president praised the military's decision to release Ovidio Guzmán López, saying, "It is no longer to face violence with violence, evil with evil."
1 year ago
Video shows moment Mexican military faced El Chapo's son amid deadly violence
1 year ago

Mexican soldiers told Chapo's son to call to stop attacks

Mexican security forces had a son of Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzmán outside a house on his knees against a wall before they were forced to back off and let him go as his gunmen shot up the western city of Culiacan
1 year ago
Mexican soldiers told Chapo's son to call to stop attacks
1 year ago

Mexican authorities release 'El Chapo's' son as violence breaks out during attempted arrest

Mexican authorities were surrounded -- and residents were attacked -- as police tried to arrest "El Chapo's" fugitive son in a Sinaloa cartel city Thursday.
1 year ago
Mexican authorities release 'El Chapo's' son after attempted arrest turns violent
1 year ago

Gunbattles rattle Mexican city after troops find Chapo's son

Authorities did not say if El Chapo's son was detained or went free.
1 year ago
Gun battles sweep Culiacan after troops locate Chapo's son
2 years ago

El Chapo sentenced to life in prison

ABC News goes one-on-one with Raymond Donovan, special agent in charge, New York Field Division Drug Enforcement Administration.
2 years ago
El Chapo sentenced to life in prison
2 years ago

Drug lord El Chapo gets life in prison

Mexican drug lord, Joaquín "El Chapo" Guzmán was given a life sentence in U.S. prison.
2 years ago
Drug lord El Chapo gets life in prison
2 years ago

Joaquin 'El Chapo' Guzman sentenced to life in US prison

Guzman, 62, was convicted on charges that mandate life in prison.
2 years ago
Joaquin 'El Chapo' Guzman sentenced to life in US prison
2 years ago

Joaquin 'El Chapo' Guzman sentenced to life in US prison

Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman was sentenced to life in prison, a federal judge in Brooklyn decided Wednesday.
2 years ago
Joaquin 'El Chapo' Guzman sentenced to life in US prison
2 years ago

'El Chapo' to be sentenced for running drug cartel

Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman is set to be sentenced to life in prison on Wednesday, after he was convicted of running a murderous Mexico-based drug cartel.
2 years ago
'El Chapo' to be sentenced for running drug cartel
2 years ago

"El Chapo" mother says US approved visa to visit drug lord

Mother of convicted drug kingpin Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzmán says she has been approved for a US visa to visit her son in prison
2 years ago
2 years ago

Prosecutors fear drug lord 'El Chapo' may be planning a jail break

Joaquin Guzman is currently in a New York federal correctional facility on charges of drug trafficking and conspiracy to murder.
2 years ago
Prosecutors fear drug lord 'El Chapo' may be planning a jail break
2 years ago

El Chapo seeks new trial, citing jury misconduct

Lawyer: Jurors improperly followed media coverage of the drug conspiracy case.
2 years ago
2 years ago

El Chapo wants new trial, hearing to probe jury misconduct

Attorneys for drug lord Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman are asking for a new trial in light of what they say was jury misconduct during his drug conspiracy trial
2 years ago
2 years ago

'El Chapo' to be sentenced in June after being convicted on all 10 charges

Infamous drug lord "El Chapo" faces life in prison after being found guilty on 10 separate charges in a Brooklyn federal court.
2 years ago
'El Chapo' to be sentenced in June after being convicted on all 10 charges
2 years ago

'El Chapo' found guilty by jury in Brooklyn federal court

Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman was found guilty on all 10 counts, including drug trafficking and engaging in a continuing criminal enterprise.
2 years ago
'El Chapo' found guilty by jury in Brooklyn federal court
2 years ago

'El Chapo' found guilty on all 10 counts

The notorious drug lord Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman faces sentencing in June and will be sent to a maximum-security prison in the U.S.
2 years ago
'El Chapo' found guilty on all 10 counts
2 years ago

El Chapo found guilty on all 10 charges

Notorious Mexican drug kingpin Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman has been convicted of trafficking cocaine, heroin, methamphetamine and marijuana and expected to be sentenced to life in prison.
2 years ago
El Chapo found guilty on all 10 charges
2 years ago

Drug lord Joaquin 'El Chapo' Guzman found guilty on all 10 charges

Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman is a notorious leader of the Sinaloa cartel.
2 years ago
'El Chapo' found guilty on all 10 charges
2 years ago

Drug lord Joaquin 'El Chapo' Guzman found guilty on all 10 charges

The drug lord is expected to be sentenced to life without the possibility of parole.
2 years ago
Drug lord Joaquin 'El Chapo' Guzman found guilty on all 10 charges
2 years ago

Notorious drug lord Joaquin 'El Chapo' Guzman convicted

Mexican drug lord Joaquin 'El Chapo' Guzman convicted of drug-trafficking charges, could go to prison for life
2 years ago
El Chapo jury works at Day 6 of deliberations
2 years ago

'El Chapo' found guilty on all 10 charges

Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman is a notorious leader of the Sinaloa Cartel.
2 years ago
'El Chapo' found guilty on all 10 charges
2 years ago

No verdict for El Chapo after second day of deliberations

A jury at the U.S. trial of the infamous Mexican drug lord known as El Chapo has ended its second day of deliberations without a verdict
2 years ago
2 years ago

'El Chapo' trial nears verdict as jurors continue to deliberate

The defense in the "El Chapo" trial only called one witness and rested after only 30 minutes during the 10-week trial of alleged drug lord.
2 years ago
'El Chapo' trial nears verdict as jurors continue to deliberate
2 years ago

Joaquin 'El Chapo' Guzman federal jury begins deliberations

Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman was extradited to the U.S. in 2017.
2 years ago
Federal jury begins deliberations in 'El Chapo' case
2 years ago

Jury set to deliberate fate of 'El Chapo'

Details emerge from the alleged drug lord's trial, revealing murders, kidnapping, torture and bribery surrounding the 10 counts the jury is set to review as the case comes to a close.
2 years ago
Jury set to deliberate fate of 'El Chapo'
2 years ago

'El Chapo' trial

Jury set to deliberate in trial of alleged Mexican drug trafficker
2 years ago
'El Chapo' trial
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'El Chapo' jury expected to begin deliberations

Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman was extradited to the U.S. in 2017.
2 years ago
'El Chapo' jury expected to begin deliberations
2 years ago

El Chapo trial highlights how Mexico graft impedes drug war

Corruption in Mexico complicates U.S. law enforcement's fight against cartels.
2 years ago
2 years ago

Prosecutor: El Chapo feared prosecution on US soil

Guzman would face life in prison if convicted.
2 years ago
Jury set to hear closings at US trial of El Chapo
2 years ago

Jurors dismissed before opening statements in 'El Chapo' trial

The dismissed juror in the trial of Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman delivered a handwritten note to the judge explaining the trial was causing her anxiety and other medical issues.
2 years ago
Jurors dismissed before opening statements in 'El Chapo' trial
2 years ago

'El Chapo' trial gets underway

The former Mexican drug lord is facing charges of murder, torture and drug trafficking.
2 years ago
'El Chapo' trial gets underway
2 years ago

Trial of 'El Chapo' begins in federal court

Federal prosecutors said Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman can be linked to 36 murders.
2 years ago
Trial of 'El Chapo' begins in federal court
2 years ago

Opening statements begin in trial of Mexican drug lord 'El Chapo'

Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman is accused of being involved in dozens of murders.
2 years ago
Opening statements begin in trial of Mexican drug lord 'El Chapo'
2 years ago

'El Chapo' on trial in federal court

If convicted, Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman could spend the rest of his life in prison.
2 years ago
'El Chapo' on trial in federal court
2 years ago

Trial of 'El Chapo' begins in federal court

Federal prosecutors said Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman can be linked to 36 murders.
2 years ago
Trial of 'El Chapo' begins in federal court
2 years ago

'El Chapo's' bid for hugs gets the cold shoulder from the judge

The ruling denied a request filed on Wednesday by attorneys for the world's most notorious alleged drug lord for permission from the court to hug his wife.
2 years ago
'El Chapo's' bid for hugs gets the cold shoulder from the judge
2 years ago

'El Chapo's' bid for hugs gets the cold shoulder from the judge

The defendant's lawyers asked a judge to allow Guzman to hug his wife in court.
2 years ago
'El Chapo's' bid for hugs gets the cold shoulder from the judge
2 years ago

'El Chapo' wants a hug: Alleged kingpin wants court's OK for a little tenderness

The alleged drug lord is seeking a 'brief, momentary greeting' from his wife.
2 years ago
'El Chapo' wants a hug: Alleged kingpin wants court's OK for a little tenderness
2 years ago

El Chapo: The world's most powerful drug dealer

Tracing Joaquin Guzman's path to the top of the global drug trade.
2 years ago
El Chapo: The world's most powerful drug dealer
2 years ago

'El Chapo' trial begins

Jury selection gets underway in the trial against accused drug kingpin Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman. ABC News' Kendis Gibson reports.
2 years ago
'El Chapo' trial begins
3 years ago
'El Chapo' asks judge to toss statements he made during DEA extradition flight
3 years ago

US prosecutors seek to spell out 'El Chapo' Guzman's 'acts of violence' at upcoming trial

The Mexican drug lord is scheduled to go on trial later this year in the U.S.
3 years ago
US prosecutors seek to spell out 'El Chapo' Guzman's 'acts of violence' at trial
3 years ago

'El Chapo' suffering hallucinations, memory loss in stringent jail conditions: Lawyers

The drug kingpin's lawyers said restrictive jail conditions are causing harm.
3 years ago
'El Chapo' suffering hallucinations, memory loss in stringent jail conditions: Lawyer
3 years ago

Kate del Castillo tells her side of 'El Chapo' story

The Mexican actress opens up in a new Netflix documentary about her infamous meeting with drug kingpin Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman and Sean Penn.
3 years ago
Kate del Castillo tells her side of 'El Chapo' story
4 years ago

Judge sets trial date for 'El Chapo' in April 2018

Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman has been charged with overseeing a multibillion-dollar international drug trafficking operation responsible for murders and kidnappings.
4 years ago
Judge sets trial date for 'El Chapo' in April 2018