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Byron Moreno: “Being in need made me commit a lot of mistakes”

During an interview on the sensationalist  television program “En Carne Propia”, broadcasted by Channel One, Ecuadorian former soccer referee, Byron Moreno, confessed the reasons of his trip to the U.S. with his body wrapped with drugs. Moreno revealed that a family...
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Byron Moreno gave his testimony Guayaquil

On Tuesday night the former soccer referee, Byron Moreno,  went to the Fourth Narcotics District’s Attorney’s Office of Guayas, to give his version on a drug trafficking case, opened on September 23, 2010. Accompanied by two people, Moreno arrived to give his free and...
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Byron Moreno Returns to the Country

Yesterday afternoon, former Ecuadorian soccer referee Byron Moreno arrived to the country, after serving 26 months in a U.S.  prison for carrying 6.2 kilos of heroin strapped to his body. Moreno arrived, along with another 56 Ecuadoreans, in a flight chartered specifically for...
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Byron Moreno served time and returns to Guayaquil

Marcela Rivadeneira, Vice Consul of Ecuador in New Jersey, confirmed that former referee Byron Moreno has already served his sentence and that the feds have made a diplomatic office order to arrange his return to Ecuador. Moreno was arrested on September 20, 2010 at the John F....
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Sentence of Two And A Half Years for Byron Moreno

Brooklyn Federal Court in New York ruled this morning that former soccer referee and sports anchor Ecuadorian Byron Moreno, will have to serve a sentence of two and a half years in prison for the crime of drug trafficking. Moreno remained a year in prison after pleading guilty on...