Brooklyn, NY – Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman — the infamous Mexican drug kingpin — has been discovered responsible on 10 felony fees following a three-month trial. He’s anticipated to spend the remainder of his life behind bars at a excessive safety U.S. jail.
According to ABC News, El Chapo was convicted by an nameless Brooklyn federal jury on Tuesday morning (February 12).
The United States Department of Justice website explains he was charged with “being a principal operator of a unbroken prison enterprise – the Mexican organized crime syndicate often known as the Sinaloa Cartel – a cost that features 26 drug-related violations and one homicide conspiracy.”
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— ABC News (@ABC) February 12, 2019
Of course, this isn’t the primary time El Chapo has been in jail — he’s notoriously escaped twice.
Now, he faces a compulsory sentence of life imprisonment at his sentencing, which is scheduled for June 25.
Countless rappers have cited El Chapo of their music, together with The Game on the appropriately titled “El Chapo,” Gucci Mane on “Cartel Talk,” Fashawn on “Hola Santiago” and Fat Trel on “Walking Thru My Hood.”
Revisit a couple of of these cuts beneath.