After a long trial involving a mountain of evidence, a jury in New York found Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzmán guilty on all 10 federal criminal counts.
The trial of El Chapo has offered a screenplay-worthy picture of the lawlessness and excesses during his rise to power as Mexico's most infamous drug lord.
After a hard-fought extradition to the U.S., Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzmán is now being tried on charges related to trafficking almost half a million pounds of cocaine.
On January 10, the U.S. State Department issued a new travel warning and advised all U.S. residents to avoid traveling to five Mexican states at all.
Former Sinaloa cartel kingpin Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzmán is a few months away from his trial date. His lawyers are looking for creative ways to postpone it.
While Mexican authorities hunted for El Chapo for much of the last decade, a Netflix documentary implies that Sean Penn played a role in his latest arrest.
Now that El Chapo Guzmán has been extradited to the U.S., prosecutors are beginning to understand the huge proportions that the legal case against him will take.
Mexico’s drug war continues to boil south of the border, and recent internal discord within El Chapo's Sinaloa cartel could be foreshadowing the next big battle for territory and cross-border corridor control.