Joaquín 'El Chapo' Guzmán

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These Were El Chapo's Final Words Before Being Shipped Off to Supermax

He used his final 10 minutes to complain about his prison conditions and the U.S. justice system.
Keegan Hamilton
7.19.19
El Chapo

El Chapo's prosecutors say our interview with a juror isn't enough to get him a new trial

A VICE News story was "Exhibit A" in a new court filing that seeks to prevent the kingpin's conviction from being overturned.
Keegan Hamilton
4.30.19
El Chapo: Kingpin on Trial

Watch the raid that led to El Chapo's capture

Chapo's mistress said he escaped naked through a tunnel. He was arrested days later.
Keegan Hamilton
1.19.19
El Chapo

El Chapo got wiretapped because the cartel’s IT guy screwed up

“Don Jorge, your… your… your brother is very upset with me because he says that it’s my fault that there’s no communication.”
Keegan Hamilton
12.15.18
El Chapo

El Chapo’s lawyer wants to know if everyone on his alleged hit list is actually dead

The government wants to charge El Chapo in the murders of "somewhere between 20 and an infinite number of people over a 25-year period,” his lawyer says.
Keegan Hamilton
7.27.18
El Chapo

Don't click this story if you want to be on the El Chapo jury

Here are the 120 questions jurors for El Chapo trial will have to answer
Keegan Hamilton
4.6.18
El Chapo

El Chapo wanted to order his family to pay his lawyers. The judge said no.

“Sometimes people need to hear from the horse’s mouth”
Keegan Hamilton
2.15.18
El Chapo

El Chapo's trial was just postponed until September 2018

The wheels of justice turn slowly
Keegan Hamilton
1.10.18
El Chapo

El Chapo's lawyers say they are "insufficiently funded"

Prosecutors want to confiscate $14 billion in alleged drug money from Chapo
Keegan Hamilton
12.26.17
El Chapo

Did the NSA spy on El Chapo? His lawyer sure thinks so.

El Chapo’s attorney filed a pretrial motion asking the Justice Department to hand over any evidence against his client that "was derived from eavesdropping through warrantless wireless surveillance."
Keegan Hamilton
11.9.17
El Chapo

El Chapo’s memory is fading because of solitary confinement, lawyer says

Keegan Hamilton
11.3.17
El Chapo

El Chapo betrayed this cartel kingpin, then hired his lawyer

Keegan Hamilton
9.25.17
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