Posts Tagged ‘life sentence’

Drama as Mexican drug lord El Chapo gets life sentence in US

by Ikokwu Ikembaon July 18, 2019
Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman, the Mexican drug lord who twice escaped maximum-security prisons in his country, will spend the rest of his life in a US penitentiary, a federal judge said after accusing him of “overwhelming evil”. Guzman, 62, berated the US justice system, and a former associate described how he had paid a gang […]