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El Chapo Gaining Weight, Reading 'The Purpose Driven Life' in Prison

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Drug lord Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman no longer has a television in prison, but he gets free reading material.

MEXICO CITY (TheBlazeAP) — Drug lord Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman is getting some self-help advice and gaining a bit of weight in prison under his new, tighter-security regime.

Guzman, who tunneled out of the same prison last July, now has two guards standing outside his cell watching him every minute of the day. There is a dog whose only job is to test his food before he eats it to make sure it's not poisoned. He no longer has a television, but he gets free reading material.

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