Accused Drug Lord Faces Trial in Miami

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http://www.miami.com/mld/miamiherald/5787045.htm Fabio Ochoa-Vasquez, the Colombian identified by United States law enforcement authorities as former leader of the Medellin cocaine cartel, faces trial beginning today in Miami. Ochoa has an all-star defense team, led by Miami attorney Roy Black. Ochoa is the biggest Colombian drug lord to face American justice since the two nations reestablished extradition in 1997. He faces life in prison for his alleged role in Operation Millennium, a U.S.-Colombian assault on the new generation of . . .

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