September 22, 2019

El Chapo trial: Mexican drug lord Joaquín Guzmán gets life in prison

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From BBC A US judge has sentenced Mexican drug kingpin Joaquín “El Chapo” Guzmán to life in prison plus 30 years. Guzmán, 62, was found guilty of 10 charges, including drug trafficking and money laundering, by a federal court in New York in February. He escaped a Mexican jail through a tunnel in 2015, but […]

Sen. Cruz: Use seized El Chapo assets to fund Wall

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By Brian Freeman From Newsmax Ted Cruz used the conviction of Mexican drug lord El Chapo on Tuesday to promote his proposal for taking the profits from his drug business and other assets in order to fund the southern border wall. “It’s time to pass my EL CHAPO Act,” Cruz tweeted. “I urge my Senate colleagues to […]