Trafficking Charges

NEW YORK | Witness: El Chapo’s wife was in on plans for prison escape

NEW YORK —Jan 23, 2019— The wife of Mexican drug lord Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman helped plan his infamous 2015 escape from prison through a tunnel dug into the shower of his cell, a witness at Guzman’s U.S. trial testified on Wednesday. Former cartel worker Damaso Lopez Nunez told the jury that Emma Coronel Aispuro … Continue reading NEW YORK | Witness: El Chapo’s wife was in on plans for prison escape

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. | Sex offender settles suit, averting accusers’ testimony

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. — A rich and politically connected money manager accused of sexually abusing dozens of underage girls reached a last-minute settlement Tuesday in a lawsuit, denying his alleged victims — for now, at least — the chance to testify against him. The case involved Jeffrey Epstein, a 65-year-old Florida financier who secretly … Continue reading WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. | Sex offender settles suit, averting accusers’ testimony

Kansas News: Jury Finds Wichita Man, Ashton B. Malone Guilty On Meth Trafficking Charges

WICHITA, KAN. – A federal jury on Thursday convicted a Wichita man on charges of distributing methamphetamine, U.S. Attorney Stephen McAllister said. Ashton B. Malone, 34, Wichita, Kan., was convicted on two counts of distributing methamphetamine.  During trial, the prosecutor presented evidence that in May and June 2017 Malone twice sold more than 41 grams … Continue reading Kansas News: Jury Finds Wichita Man, Ashton B. Malone Guilty On Meth Trafficking Charges