ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — A New York man has pleaded guilty to a marijuana trafficking charge in New Mexico and could be facing up to 40 years in federal prison.
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DOVER, Del. (AP) — Delaware has 17 condemned prisoners facing the death penalty, but no means of executing any of them.
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It was nighttime in May of 1990, in the heyday of the cocaine boom across America. Twenty Mexican federal police officers and a handful of U.S. Customs agents, acting on a tip, descended on a stucco home on the edge of Agua Prieta, Mexico — a stone’s throw from Arizona. “Policia,” they yelled, guns drawn, before busting down the front door.
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