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Unexplained Phenomenon: Leading North Carolina Physics Professor Arrested In Argentina For Allegedly Smuggling Cocaine

2 years agoNews : Jonathan Turley

Professor Paul Frampton of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is not in his classroom his week because he is sitting in Devoto Prison in Buenos Aires for allegedly smuggling cocaine in his luggage. Frampton insists that he is innocent and that he will return to his research into “phenomenology” at the physics [...]
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UNC physics professor held on cocaine smuggling charges

Academics / Chemistry : The Curious Wavefunction (2 years ago)

Here's a story that's strange and intriguing. Paul Frampton, a well-known theoretical physicist at UNC-Chapel Hill, has been jailed in Argentina for trying to leave the country with no less than 2 kilos of cocaine smuggled in his ba... Read Post

Professor Paul Frampton caught smuggling drugs 'for Miss Bikini World' blames it on his 'gullibility disorder'

News : The Coming Crisis (2 years ago)

The British physicist languishing in a Buenos Aires jail for drug-smuggling believes he will be freed next month after being diagnosed with a personality disorder which makes him gullible.Professor Paul Frampton – who faces a possib... Read Post

Particle Theorist in Argentine Jail

Academics / Physics : Not Even Wrong (2 years ago)

Particle theorist Paul Frampton of the University of North Carolina was arrested in Buenos Aires January 23rd on charges of attempting to smuggle two kilos of cocaine out of the country. He denies the charges, but is in jail in … Co... Read Post


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