The former head of the Cali cartel, Gilberto Rodríguez Orejuela, has asked the U.S. government through his lawyer to release him immediately because of his age (81) and his poor health, factors that would put him at mortal risk of the coronavirus pandemic.
"Narcos: Mexico" is a series that has captivated viewers, not only because of its plot but also because of its attachment to reality in terms of the names, characterizations and events that have occurred throughout history.
Gorrín was summoned to testify as a person under investigation in the case that is investigating exalted "chavistas", officials and businessmen of that Latin American country for allegedly being part of a criminal organization for the looting of Petróleos de Venezuela (PDVSA) and other public companies and the subsequent laundering of those funds.
The former leader of the Sinaloa Cartel, Joaquin 'El Chapo' Guzman Loera, became one of the richest men in the world due to drug trafficking and although some of his children followed his path, a few established themselves in alternative businesses.
On January 12, 2016, the life of Mexican actress Kate del Castillo would change radically. What seemed to be an opening of doors to many opportunities, turned out to be a nightmare thanks to an interview that Sean Penn published in Rolling Stones magazine.
The tightening of U.S. and Mexican immigration policy has made business difficult, but Manuel is not worried: there may be fewer crossings and more is being spent, but also more is being charged, which means that money continues to flow.