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Mexico Must Bring Drug Kingpin To Justice

Mexico got its man. Now the question is whether it can keep him. The trophy is Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman, head of the Sinaloa drug cartel. Mexican Marines arrested him Feb. 22 in the port city of Mazatlan, in a beachfront condo — reportedly without a shot fired. Within days, the calls to extradite Guzman to the United States reached a crescendo, and it's easy to see why. At least seven federal district courts have indicted him. The Sinaloa cartel has put its stamp firmly on major U.S. cities as distribution points: Los Angeles, Chicago, New York and San Diego. The cartel is estimated to be behind from 25 to 45 percent of the heroin, marijuana, cocaine and meth...

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