Hidden in golf cart batteries, the haul found by Customs could be worth around NZ$17 million.
Since the drug lord's arrest, syndicates have been producing the deadly synthetic opioid instead of heroin.
The anonymous jury convicted the kingpin on all 10 counts related to his drug smuggling empire.
Was Lucero Guadalupe Sanchez Lopez a victim, a criminal, or both?
Chapo's mistress said he escaped naked through a tunnel. He was arrested days later.
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Experts suspect the Sinaloa Cartel of supplying heroin to Bushwick Crew, a flashy street gang cops say lived hard, fast, and deadly.
The drug lord claims US authorities violated protocol and misled the Mexican government.
The cheap, fast, and unremarkable panga boat has been a fixture off the California coast for years. Even after El Chapo's capture, it may be a cartel standard.
Mexico agreed to the transfer last year under the condition that Guzman wouldn’t receive the death penalty.