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Mexican drug kingpin jailed for 25 years in U.S.

SAN DIEGO, California — A Mexican drug kingpin was jailed for 25 years and ordered to pay back $100 million in a US court Monday, after pleading guilty to racketeering and money-laundering. Benjamin Arellano Felix, former leader of the notorious Arellano Felix Organization (AFO), caused “chaos and violence on both…

Mexican drug cartel chief pleads guilty in U.S.

LOS ANGELES — A Mexican drug kingpin pleaded guilty on Wednesday to US federal charges of racketeering and conspiracy to launder money, and could face up to 25 years in prison, court officials said. Benjamin Arellano Felix, former leader of the notorious Arellano Felix Organization, is due to be sentenced…

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