'EXTRADITABLE' DENIED BAIL

The reputed money man behind Colombia's Medell'in cocaine cartel has been denied bail after pleading innocent to money-laundering charges. Eduardo Martinez Romero, the first of Colombia's ``extraditables'' brought to the US for trial, is accused of helping the cartel launder about $1.2 billion in drug profits through US banks.

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