Posts Tagged ‘life sentence’

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

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 […]