NEW YORK (AP) A decide in New York has ordered jail officers to offer Mexican drug lord Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman (wah-KEEN’ el CHAH’-poh gooz-MAHN’) with some new strategies for collaborating in his protection.
U.S. District Decide Brian Cogan directed the federal government on Thursday to switch an lawyer-visiting room with a second pc monitor and a slot for passing authorized paperwork by means of a partition.
Guzman has pleaded not responsible to fees that his drug cartel laundered billions of dollars and oversaw a ruthless marketing campaign of murders and kidnappings.
The protection has claimed that he is being held in inhumane and overly restrictive circumstances at a excessive-safety Manhattan jail recognized for housing mob and terrorism suspects.
Prosecutors say El Chapo’s jail circumstances are applicable for somebody who escaped from jail twice in Mexico.