Venezuela's Diosdado Cabello Sues WSJ Over Cocaine Allegations

  • Lawsuit filed in Manhattan court accuses paper of libel
  • Cabello demands jury trial; says he suffered economic damage

Diosdado Cabello, a kingpin of Venezuela’s socialist government, is suing the Wall Street Journal for libel after the paper reported last year that he was being investigated for turning the country into a cocaine and money laundering hub. 

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