Powered by

Glimpses of the Intimate and Suspicious El Chapo, Caught by His I.T. Man

Jan 10, 2019 - The New York Times

[What you need to know to start the day: Get New York Today in your inbox.]

In the last few months, the 18 jurors at the drug conspiracy trial of Joaquín Guzmán Loera, the Mexican kingpin known as El Chapo, have been inundated with evidence exposing the innermost secrets of his global narco-empire. But on Wednesday, the panel got a riveting and unexpected look at something even more revealing: dozens of text messages Mr. Guzmán sent to his wife and mistress.

The private message...