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Información por etiqueta: El Chapo

Abogados y corrupción

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Mucho se escribe y mucho más se habla del aparentemente insuperable problema de la corrupción en México, pero poco –a mi parecer– se discute el papel que en ella juegan los profesionistas del derecho. Hace dos semanas esta columna cerró con el siguiente interrogante: ¿alguien se pregunta con qué dinero ...

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After extradition of El Chapo, US prosecutors seek a rival

FILE - In this Jan. 8, 2016 file photo, a handcuffed Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman is made to face the press as he is escorted to a helicopter by Mexican soldiers and marines at a federal hangar in Mexico City. Guzman is scheduled to appear in person in a federal court in New York. A judge initially ruled that Guzman would appear in court by video on Friday, Feb. 3, rather than have marshals escort him to and from a high-security Manhattan jail cell. The order was changed after his lawyers asked the judge to reconsider. (AP Photo/Eduardo Verdugo, File)

FARGO, N.D. (AP) — With notorious drug trafficker Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman now behind bars in New York after he was extradited from Mexico last month, federal prosecutors in North Dakota have their sights set on bringing one of his organization’s onetime rivals to the United States to face charges. ...

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US judge orders ‘El Chapo’ to appear by video link

Joaquin Guzman aka "El Chapo" (C) is escorted in Ciudad Juarez by the Mexican police as he is extradited to the United States on January 19, 2017 (AFP Photo/)

New York (AFP) – A US judge has ordered that Mexican drug lord Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman appear by video link at his next court hearing to avoid unnecessary transfers for one of the world’s most notorious criminals. The 59-year-old Guzman, accused of running one of the world’s biggest ever ...

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El Chapo, ¿nuevo mejor amigo de Trump?

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Estoy cumpliendo un año como Opinóloga, y curiosamente mi primera columna, publicada el martes 26 de enero de 2016, fue sobre el Chapo (http://themexicantimes.mx/la-utilidad-del-chapo/), cuando acababan de recapturarlo. En nuestro feliz aniversario, vuelvo a escribir sobre el tema, porque su extradición nos tomó por sorpresa a todos, incluyendo al Chapo. ...

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A look at notable dates in Mexico’s decade-old drug war

FILE - In this Jan. 8, 2016 file photo released by Mexico's federal government, Mexico's drug lord Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman stands for his prison mug shot with the inmate number 3870 at the Altiplano maximum security federal prison in Almoloya, Mexico. According to Mexico's Foreign Ministry, Guzman was extradited to the United States on Thursday, Jan. 19 2017. (Mexico's federal government via AP, File)

MEXICO CITY (AP) — A look at key events in Mexico’s war on drugs following the extradition of drug lord Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman. — Dec. 11, 2006: Then-President Felipe Calderon orders almost 7,000 soldiers to his home state of Michoacan to fight drug cartels. — June 30, 2008: U.S. ...

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Mexico extradites drug lord “El Chapo” to US

Jailed drug lord Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman was handed over to US authorities after the Supreme Court and a court of appeals rejected his latest bids to avoid extradition (AFP Photo/Alfredo Estrella)

Mexico City (AFP) – Mexico extradited drug kingpin Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman to the United States — handing over one of the world’s most notorious criminals on the eve of US President-elect Donald Trump’s inauguration. Guzman is the head of the Sinaloa cartel, which is accused of generating much of ...

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