• El Chapo's trial sees 27 jurors dismissed - some for the most bizarre reasons

    4 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    27 out of 60 potential jurors screened to be on drug-kingpin El Chapo's case were dismissed, and some for bizarre reasons.
    El Chapo's indictment lists 17 counts, and he pleaded not guilty to them all in January 2017. Opening statements will be read on Tuesday.
    El Chapo is the leader of the Mexican "Sinaloa Cartel," and was extradited to the United States from Mexico in January, 2017.
    Frome eating Chapo-themed bagels to impersonating Michael Jackson, truly unusual circumstances have held back jurors from serving on the case.
    A 12-person jury has been confirmed for the trial of drug kingpin...
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