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Actress Kate del Castillo, Who Helped Arrange Sean Penn's Bombshell Interview, Sought As a Witness in 'El Chapo' Investigation

Actress Kate del Castillo, Who Helped Arrange Sean Penn's Bombshell Interview, Sought As a Witness in 'El Chapo' Investigation

Originally posted 02/06/2016 04:45PM

Kate del Castillo spoke out earlier this week about the meeting between Sean Penn and the notorious Mexican drug lord Joaquín "El Chapo" Guzmán Loera, recounted in a controversial Rolling Stone story, which del Castillo said she had no advance knowledge of, her lawyer told the Associated Press.

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Sean Penn Admits He Doesn't Know Why 'El Chapo' Agreed to an Interview: 'I Can't Read His Mind'

Sean Penn Admits He Doesn't Know Why 'El Chapo' Agreed to an Interview: 'I Can't Read His Mind'

Originally posted 01/17/2016 09:40PM

One week after Sean Penn's bombshell interview with Joaquín "El Chapo" Guzmán was published on Rolling Stone's website, the Oscar-winning actor sat down with Charlie Rose for an in-depth interview about his big scoop for Sunday's 60 Minutes.

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Sean Penn Slams Reaction to His 'El Chapo' Interview: 'My Article Failed'

Originally posted 01/15/2016 10:05AM

Sean Penn says that while his intentions were good, his Rolling Stone article about Joaquín "El Chapo" Guzmán was a "failure" because it didn't spark any broad discussion about American policy in the war on drugs.

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Mexican Actress Kate del Castillo Breaks Her Silence on Meeting Between Sean Penn and El Chapo

Mexican Actress Kate del Castillo Breaks Her Silence on Meeting Between Sean Penn and El Chapo

Originally posted 01/14/2016 01:20AM

Finding herself at the center of global attention, Mexican Actress Kate del Castillo has finally broken her silence regarding the meeting between Sean Penn and the Mexican drug cartel leader JoaquÍn "El Chapo" Guzmán Loera.

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'El Chapo' Sports New Look in Latest Mugshot

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'El Chapo' Sports New Look in Latest Mugshot

Originally posted 01/13/2016 10:40AM

Joaquín "El Chapo" Guzmán Loera has been given new digs – and a new look – upon returning to a Mexican prison following his recapture last Friday.

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El Chapo Wasn't Sean Penn's First Super-Villain Interview: All About His Controversial Reporting Career

El Chapo Wasn't Sean Penn's First Super-Villain Interview: All About His Controversial Reporting Career

Originally posted 01/12/2016 04:45PM

While it remains to be seen whether or not Sean Penn will face legal repercussions over his interview with drug kingpin Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzmán, Penn has faced some backlash from journalists and pundits.

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Will Sean Penn Be Prosecuted for His Clandestine Meeting with Fugitive Drug Kingpin 'El Chapo?'

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Will Sean Penn Be Prosecuted for His Clandestine Meeting with Fugitive Drug Kingpin 'El Chapo?'

Originally posted 01/12/2016 10:10AM

Actor Sean Penn may or may not be subject to prosecution stemming from his secret meeting with convicted drug kingpin Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman, legal experts tell PEOPLE.

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Every 'Dumb Question' You've Been Wanting to Ask About Sean Penn's Interview with 'El Chapo'

Every 'Dumb Question' You've Been Wanting to Ask About Sean Penn's Interview with 'El Chapo'

Originally posted 01/11/2016 04:25PM

The news that Sean Penn secretly met with fugitive drug lord Joaquín "El Chapo" Guzmán Loera for an interview last year was perhaps met with less backlash than the actual interview. Many people aren't thrilled with Penn and Rolling Stone, and perhaps even more are justifiably perplexed by the whole thing.

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Sean Penn Breaks Silence About 'El Chapo' Interview: I Have 'Nothin' to Hide'

Sean Penn Breaks Silence About 'El Chapo' Interview: I Have 'Nothin' to Hide'

Originally posted 01/11/2016 04:10PM

Sean Penn has issued a brief statement following the publication of his controversial secret interview with Mexican drug cartel leader Joaquín "El Chapo" Guzmán Loera.

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White House Questions Sean Penn's Involvement in Drug Lord 'El Chapo' Case – But Actor Says He Has 'Nothin' to Hide'

UpdatePosted 01/11/2016 01:00PM

White House Questions Sean Penn's Involvement in Drug Lord 'El Chapo' Case – But Actor Says He Has 'Nothin' to Hide'

Originally posted 01/12/2016 12:50PM

White House Chief of Staff Denis McDonough condemned the remarks drug kingpin Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman made to Sean Penn in an interview with Rolling Stone as "maddening," but declined to comment on whether the U.S. would make the actor available to Mexican authorities.

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