Sepp Blatter loses appeal against 6-year FIFA ban

Sepp Blatter loses appeal against 6-year FIFA ban

Former FIFA president Sepp Blatter has lost his appeal against a six-year ban for ethics violations, imposed amid the biggest corruption scandal to shake the world soccer body, the Court of Arbitration for Sport said on Monday. Blatter led FIFA for 17 years, resigning in June last year after several dozen football officials, including former […]

Mexican judge rejects drug lord Guzman’s appeal against US extradition

Mexican judge rejects drug lord Guzman’s appeal against US extradition

A Mexican judge has rejected drug lord Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman’s bid to block his extradition to the United States, authorities said on Thursday. The attorney general’s office said in a statement that a court in Mexico City ruled against Guzman, but his lawyer immediately told AFP he would appeal the ruling to a higher […]