drug lord


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a person who controls an organization dealing in illegal drugs

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The fact that the drugs had to pass through several security check points required that a federal team be set up to target the drug lord in his hometown.
Although the drug lord was under constant video surveillance, there were two blind spots where, to protect his privacy, he could not be seen, Osorio Chong said.
For quite some time there have been allegations that minister Majithia has close links with the drug lords.
The series will follow sleazy attorney Saul Goodman, played by Bob Odenkirk, as he defends drug lords, criminals and those allegedly injured in minor traffic accidents.
There were four international arrest warrants for drug smuggling and criminal association with the mafia for this international drug lord.
Summary: ABU DHABI - One of the most wanted drug lords, a Russian, was arrested by the anti-narcotics authorities of the UAE Ministry of Interior (MoI) and extradited to Russian authorities, MoI said today.
So it comes to pass that Frank borrows thousands from drug lord Milo (Zlatko Buric) to finance an ill-fated get-rich scheme involving former prison mate Marlon (Neil Maskell).
The kidnapping eventually led to Drug Lord, Poppa's 1990 book chronicling of the rise and fall of drug lord Pablo Acosta, who at the time of his death was one of the most wanted criminals in Mexico.
Speaking to reporters in Mexico City, army spokesman General Edgar Ruiz Villegas said an army raid was closing in on one of Coronel's safehouses when the drug lord opened fire on soldiers.
Because of her drug habit Chess owes murderous drug lord Bump a lot of money and to pay off her debt she must dispatch a nasty species of undead from an old airport.
Summary: The death toll nears 50 in Kingston on Wednesday as security forces fought armed supporters of a fugitive alleged drug lord.
He said that the drug lord operated in the Bekaa Valley town of Britel, adding that the arrest put an end to a "large-scale heroin production operation in the town.
And with her husky voice and fair skin, another Sinaloa beauty, Zulema Yulia Hernandez, won the attentions of top drug lord Joaquin 'Shorty' Guzman in the 1990s.
She can handle any character from a seductive senorita to a tough Mexican drug lord.
Geeky outsider Brendan Frye (Joseph Gordon-Levitt) is devastated when his ex-girlfriend Emily (Emilie de Ravin) is found dead in a tunnel, having apparently landed herself in a spot of trouble with the local drug lord, The Pin (Lukas Haas).