Likely 'El Chapo' Trial Witness Pleads Guilty In ChicagoThe Chicago indictment, which names Guzman as a co-defendant, says the cartel used speed boats and submarines to transport drugs.
"El Chapo" Guzman No Longer Chicago's "Public Enemy No. 1"The only other person the Chicago Crime Commission ever deemed worthy of that label was Prohibition-era gangster Al Capone.
Feds Want 11 Years For Man Who Grew Up With Sinaloa Leaders’ KidsEdgar Valencia Ortega, 29, is set to be sentenced Friday by Castillo. He pleaded guilty to a money laundering conspiracy in April.
Son Of Drug Lord "El Chapo" Might Be Among Those Kidnapped At Mexico ResortThe son of imprisoned drug lord Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman may be among the half-dozen men abducted by gunmen at a restaurant in the Mexican beach resort of Puerto Vallarta, authorities said Tuesday.
Second Mexican Judge Approves "El Chapo's" ExtraditionThe process still awaits approval of Mexico's foreign ministry. The judge's decision announced by the courts Monday was on an extradition request from a federal court in Texas.
Mexican Judge Approves Extradition Of "El Chapo" To U.S.A federal judge has ruled that the extradition of drug lord Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman can move ahead, Mexico's Judicial Council said Monday. But the country's Foreign Relations Department must still approve it and the defense can appeal.
Mexican President: Drug Kingpin "El Chapo" Guzman CapturedSix months after he escaped from a maximum security prison in Mexico, drug lord Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman – Chicago's "Public Enemy Number One" – has been captured, according to a Twitter message from Mexico's president.
Manhunt Continues For Drug Kingpin "El Chapo" GuzmanJoaquin “El Chapo” Guzman, who was considered Chicago’s “Public Enemy Number One” before he was arrested last year, escaped from a Mexican prison on Saturday, using an elaborate lighted tunnel.
Filmmaker Asks: Did They Really Capture "El Chapo"?Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman, whose powerful Sinaloa cartel supplies the majority of the cocaine and heroin that fuels much of the Second City’s gun violence, was nabbed in the Mexican resort town of Mazatlan without a single shot being fired. Or was he?
Twins Who Turned On Drug Cartel Get 14 Years In PrisonA federal judge has sentenced twin Chicago brothers to 14 years in prison each for running a nearly $2 billion U.S. drug franchise using cocaine and heroin supplied by Mexican cartel kingpin Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman.
Twins Who Spilled Drug Cartel Secrets To Be SentencedIn the underworld of illegal drug trafficking, identical twins Pedro and Margarito Flores rose from middling Chicago dealers to partners of Mexico's most notorious cartel lord, eventually building a nearly $2 billion franchise that spanned much of North America.
Reputed "El Chapo" Lieutenant To Be Sentenced In Drug Cartel CaseA reputed lieutenant of captured Mexican drug lord Joaquin 'El Chapo' Guzman was to be sentenced Monday for his part in a $1 billion conspiracy to traffic narcotics to Chicago and other cities.
Secret Testimony Of Chicago Twins Who Took On 'El Chapo'Prosecutors have pulled back the curtain a little on the largest drug case ever made in Illinois, publicly revealing for the first time the secret testimony that the Flores brothers turned against Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman and his powerful Sinaloa drug cartel.
Top Mexican Drug Cartel Member Cooperating With FedsJesus Vicente Zambada-Niebla’s secret plea deal was unsealed by U.S. District Judge Ruben Castillo and presents a major breakthrough in the government’s battle against the world’s most powerful cartel