If found guilty, she could be sentenced from 10 years to life in prison.
March 22, 2021 – 06:15 am
Emma Coronel Aispuro faces a difficult situation in prison, according to her lawyer Mariel Colón Miró. The wife of the Mexican drug lord Joaquin Chapo Guzman she was arrested a month ago at an airport on the outskirts of Washington (United States).
She is accused of drug trafficking and complicity. She is in the Alexandria prison (Virginia, United States) while the judicial process progresses in which she could receive between ten years and life imprisonment, as she recalled Time.
“The confinement conditions, unfortunately, have not changed much. She is still locked in a very small cell. They only allow her to bathe four days a week, ”the lawyer told Telemundo.
The lawyer assured that her client only leaves her cell to make calls, including her daughters, and watch television for an hour a day.
“He has had the opportunity to speak with the girls on two occasions,” he said.
Coronel participated two years ago in the Chapo trial hearings in the United States. He was sentenced to life in prison in the maximum security prison in Colorado, for the crime of drug trafficking. (I)