as declared in New video shows Mexican drug lord Joaquin ‘El Chapo’ Guzman learning he’ll be extradited to the United States The video shows a guard waking him up to tell him the news.
The drug kingpin is then taken to be fingerprinted before guards escort him onto a plane headed to New York.El Chapo is responsible for supplying 80 percent of Chicago’s cocaine and heroin according to law enforcement and is facing indictment in the north district of Illinois and five other U.S. districts.He had been fighting extradition to the U.S. but on Thursday, there came word that Mexican Supreme Court justices had denied his latest effort and he was turned over to American drug agents.Guzman pleaded not guilty to all counts of his indictments.
as informed in Judge Brian Cogan ordered that Guzman appear by video link on February 3 because the scheduled hearing is expected to be “brief and non-substantive” in order to “minimize disruption from physical transportation.”
If found guilty at trial, Guzman stands to spend the rest of his life in a maximum security US prison.
The 59-year-old Guzman, accused of running one of the world’s biggest ever drug empires, was extradited to the United States on January 19 after twice escaping from prison in Mexico.
US prosecutors say Guzman’s Sinaloa cartel is responsible for distributing hundreds of thousands of kilos of heroin, cocaine, methamphetamine and marijuana throughout the United States, reaping billions of dollars in profits.
“I assure you no tunnel will be built leading into his bathroom,” Homeland Security Special Agent Angel Melendez told reporters last week.
as informed in A disturbing video posted online shows five inmates in a California maximum security federal prison pledging allegiance and vowing to protect Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman, the Mexican drug lord recently extradited to the United States.
Since then, El Chapo has been locked up in a federal prison located in New York City.
“Chucky” starts addressing Chapo halfway through the video, after letting the other four inmates introduce themselves – by nicknames – and pay their respects.
“Señor, you still don’t know me but I am Chucky and in this prison I command,” one of the inmates says.
The U.S. had been trying to get custody of him since he was first indicted in California in the early 1990s.
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