Monday, April 2, 2012

Tijuana drug cartel's ex-leader to get 25-year-maximum sentence

A U.S. judge is expected to sentence Benjamin Arellano Felix to a fraction of what he could have received for his role in heading one of Mexico's most powerful and ruthless organized crime groups.

SAN DIEGO — For years, Benjamin Arellano Felix eluded U.S. law enforcement while running a Mexican drug cartel that terrorized rivals and poured hundreds of tons of cocaine into the country. So when the handcuffed kingpin arrived in San Diego aboard a government plane last year, U.S. authorities gathered on the tarmac, sharing hugs and handshakes as he was handed over to his longtime pursuers.

oupv license coast guard patches learning portal uscg

No comments:

Post a Comment

Make a Million Pounds