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# jUAN Orlando Hernandez

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Ex-Honduran president appears in US court on drugs charges
Juan Orlando Hernandez appeared in a New York federal court via video-link after he was brought to the United States on Thursday.
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Honduras ex-president extradited to US for drug trafficking trial
Juan Orlando Hernandez risks spending the rest of his life in prison if convicted.
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Honduran judge rules ex-president Hernández can be extradited to US
Juan Orlando Hernández is accused of having facilitated the smuggling of some 500 tons of drugs to the US since 2014.
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President of Honduras helped smuggle tonnes of cocaine into United States, prosecutor alleges
A witness claims the president said “they’d transport so much cocaine into the US they’d shove the drugs up the noses of the gringos.”