Druglord ‘El Chapo’ Sentenced To Life In Prison Plus 30 Years

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Updated July 17, 2019

 

Druglord Joaquin ‘El Chapo’ has been sentenced to life in prison plus 30 years.

A US court sentenced him on Wednesday, ordering the former mob boss to pay back $12.6 billion of the proceeds of his crimes.

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Once the world’s most notorious druglord, the 62-year-old former co-leader of Mexico’s Sinaloa drug cartel was convicted in February of crimes spanning a quarter century, including trafficking hundreds of tons of cocaine, heroin, methamphetamines and marijuana into the United States.