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Tag: Drug Cartels

Former MLB Pitcher Esteban Loaiza Arrested On Drug Charges

February 19, 2018 

Former MLB pitcher Esteban Loaiza and former husband to Jenni Rivera was arrested Friday in San Diego California and charged with three drug-related felonies, including possession of more than 20 kilograms (44 pounds) of cocaine with a street value of $500,000. He is also charged with purchase for sale of a controlled substance, and transportation/sell….


Soccer Star Rafael Marquez Among 22 Sanctioned for Alleged Drug Ties

August 12, 2017 

Legendary Mexican soccer player Rafa Marquez and a well-known band leader are among 22 people sanctioned for alleged ties to a drug trafficking organization. The sanctions are the result of a multi-year investigation of the drug trafficking organization headed by Raul Flores Hernandez. Also included in the sanction was a professional soccer team and 43….


Drug Lord Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman Has Been Extradited To The U.S.

January 20, 2017 

Por fin “El Chapo” Guzman has been extradited to the U.S. a little more than a year after he was caught escaping a maximum security prison. The plane carrying Guzman landed at MacArthur Airport in Long Island, New York, where dozens of U.S. marshals were waiting for him. Guzman will face criminal charges in connection….


Netflix Reveals Narcos Season 2 Date

June 14, 2016 

Netflix has released the official date for Season 2 of their original series Narcos. All ten episodes will premiere on September 2 at 10:01 am PST exclusively on Netflix. Para los que no han visto esta serie, Narcos chronicles the life of the infamous drug kingpin Pablo Escobar. Season 1 has a very gritty storytelling….


El Chapo Guzman Could Sue Netflix and Univision

May 31, 2016 

We recently told you about a new Netflix series about “El Chapo” Guzman, ahora parece que Guzman wants a cut of the pie. It seems Guzman is not happy that Univision and Netflix are using his name and nickname and Guzman’s lawyer, Andres Granados, is ready to sue both networks. The two networks recently announced….