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Seven Colombian taxi drivers extradited to U.S. in DEA agent's death
Seven Colombian taxi drivers extradited to U.S. in DEA agent's death

Seven Colombian taxi drivers charged with murder in the death of an off-duty U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration agent were extradited Tuesday to stand trial in Virginia, capping a case that highlighted the pervasive danger of kidnapping in this Andean capital as well as the omnipresence of video surveillance cameras. The case also brought to the fore a rarely used legal strategy with which the U.S. government successfully argued for the seven suspects’ extradition. Human rights organizations have been critical of the tactic. James Terry Watson, 40, was killed late on June 20, 2013, after entering a taxi in a popular restaurant and club zone in north Bogota. Using a common...

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