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‘El Chapo’ Guzman’s reign is finally at an end — here’s how he compares to Colombian kingpin Pablo Escobar

Escobar and Guzman dealt with different challenges and different markets, but both amassed incredible amounts power and influence.
Mexican drug lord Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman is escorted by soldiers in Ciudad Juarez, Mexico, during his extradition to New York, January 19, 2017.

The US got ‘El Chapo’ Guzman — now it has to get his $14 billion

US prosecutors said when they convicted the Sinaloa cartel chief they would go after his $14 billion in drug profits. Now they just have to find it.
Mexican drug lord Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman shortly after his extradition to the US, in New York on January 19, 2017, shown in a photo released on February 12, 2019.

Convicted kingpin ‘El Chapo’ Guzman is likely heading to the ‘Alcatraz of the Rockies’ — a US prison where no one has ev...

US authorities have said little about where the convicted cartel chief could serve his time, but he seems likely to head to ADX Florence in Colorado.

Ted Cruz wants El Chapo to pay for Trump’s border wall by reallocating his forfeited assets

Sen. Ted Cruz urged Congress to pass his Ensuring Lawful Collection of Hidden Assets to Provide Order Act, which he reintroduced last month.
Suspected Mexican drug trafficker Vicente Zambada Niebla is presented to the media in Mexico City March 19, 2009.

16 of the most shocking twists and turns of El Chapo’s drug-trafficking trial

Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman was found guilty on all 17 counts of an indictment that included drug-trafficking, conspiracy, and use-of-firearms charges.
Mexican drug lord Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman arrives in New York after his extradition from Mexico, January 19, 2017.

Mexican cartel kingpin ‘El Chapo’ Guzman found guilty in New York trial

The verdict came after six days of deliberations and 11 weeks of testimony in a New York federal court.

A ‘Narcos’ actor who plays El Chapo on the Netflix show made a cameo at the drug lord’s trial

Alejandro Edda, who plays Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman on the Netflix show "Narcos: Mexico," attended the Mexican drug lord's trial on Monday.
Mexican Attorney General Arely Gomez Gonzalez, crouching, looks into a tunnel to Altiplano prison used by Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman to escape, on the outskirts of Mexico City, July 12, 2015.

The trial of ‘El Chapo’ Guzman is revealing more details about his daring escapes

Some of the most recent revelations during Guzman's trial have concerned his two jailbreaks, which helped boost his stature in the narco underworld.
Recaptured drug lord Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman is escorted by soldiers at the hangar belonging to the office of the Attorney General in Mexico City, Mexico, in January 2016..JPG

El Chapo’s mistress detailed how the drug lord fled Mexican Marines through a bathtub tunnel while naked in shocking testimony at his federal tr...

Lucero Guadalupe Sánchez López, 29, took the stand in Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman's federal trial in Brooklyn on Thursday.
Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto in Mexico City, February 14, 2017.

A witness says ‘El Chapo’ Guzman paid off a Mexican president with a $100 million bribe

Accusations of bribes to the highest level of Mexico's government have emerged again in the trial of Sinaloa cartel chief Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman.