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El Chapo's Lawyer Files Motion Challenging Conviction

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El Chapo's Lawyer Files Motion Challenging Conviction

El Chapo's Lawyer Files Motion Challenging Conviction

According to Reuters, a lawyer representing Joaquin Guzman filed a motion challenging his conviction on 10 criminal counts related to drug trafficking.

Known as El Chapo, the 61-year-old was found guilty on all 10 counts by jurors during a federal trial.

The notorious drug cartel kingpin was the head of the Sinaloa Cartel for, which became a powerful drug trafficking organizations during the 1990s and 2000s.

The motion against Guzman's conviction is related to a juror's comment made to Vice News.

Although Judge Brian Cogan instructed the jurors to avoid reading news coverage of the trial while it proceeded, the juror claimed they ignored that instruction.

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