El Chapo gets life in prison

July 17, 2019

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A court room sketch featuring a man turning to his left and waving toward a woman in the bottom right corner.

Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman waves to his wife Emma Coronel Aispuro (right) in this court sketch during a July 17 sentencing hearing for Guzman.

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Jane Rosenberg/Reuters

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